Last Updated: Friday, February 05, 2021
DATE OF BIRTH
BEST KNOWN FOR
PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL FORMER PLAYER NICKNAMED "THE BAMBINO" AND "THE SULTAN OF SWAT"; ONE OF THE FIRST FIVE INAUGURAL MEMEBERS OF THE BASEBALL HALL OF FAME; 714 CAREER HOME RUNS, 2213 RBIS WITH A SLUGGING PERCENTAGE OF .6897; REGARDED AS ONE OF THE GREATEST SPORTS HEROES IN AMERICAN CULTURE AND IS CONSIDERED BY MANY TO BE THE GREATEST BASEBALL PLAYER OF ALL TIME
CAUSE OF DEATH
( Esophageal )
babe ruth died on 08/16/1948 at the age of 53.
babe was prominently known as
and is remembered fondly by family, friends, and fans.
Digging into our profile records, among our athlete class of profiles,
babe ruth is one of
who has died as a result of cancer .
Within the broader landscape of our profiles, babe ruth
was one of 224 individuals who had succumbed
to this illness, and one of 6
people who had died from Esophageal Cancer.