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The Baby Ruth candy bar is named after President Grover Cleveland's daughter whose name was Babe Ruth .

actually it was named after the base ball player. "Babe Ruth"

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The candy bar is a Baby Ruth and its name has nothing to do with Babe Ruth. They are made in Chicago and was named for Ruth Cleveland, daughter of President Cleveland.

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