George H. W. Bush, captain of the Yale baseball team, accepts the manuscript of Babe Ruth's autobiography, which Ruth was donating to Yale, 1948. (National Archives) Babe Ruth, Future Presidents, Yale Baseball, Baberuth, Baseball Team, George Bush, Presidents George, George H W, Babes Ruth
George Bush, Captain of the Yale Baseball Team, Receives Babe Ruth's Manuscript of His Autobiography which He Was Donating to Yale
Babe Ruth. The Sultan of Swat was born in Baltimore, Md., on Feb. 6, 1895. He went on to hit 714 home runs, win seven World Series, and become the widely considered greatest baseball player of all time.