Babe Ruth retired from playing Major League Baseball in 1935 after playing a short season with the Boston Braves.
Babe Ruth played his last game on May 30, 1935
Babe Ruth died on August 16, 1948 at the age of 53.
He was getting older and was not playing very well anymore.
Babe Ruth died at the age 53 in the year 1948 because of lung cancer.
Babe Ruth wanted to retire. All of his fans where upset so they asked him questions and stuff like that. So, Babe Ruth gave his speech to say goodbye to his fans and fellow Yankees players.
Babe Ruth died on August 16, 1948 in New York, NY at the age of 53.1948-2011= 63 years old (Babe Ruth now)
Babe Ruth passed away on August 16, 1948 in New York, NY at the age of 53.
Babe Ruth 1st played in the minor leagues for the Baltimore Orioles at age 15.
Babe Ruth did not have a son.