Born: June 19, 1903
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.A.
Died: June 2, 1941
Occupation: Major League Baseball Player
Profile: Elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1939. Diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), often referred to now as Lou Gehrig's Disease, which ended his career and ultimately his life.
Number of Quotes: 1
Today, I consider myself, the luckiest man on the face of the earth.