He was retiring and he had Lou Gehrig's disease. Basically people wanted to here Lou Gehrig's last words in person.
i dont know so dont ask me
ya that is why his career ended he had a disease with a really really long name so after he died from it they called it Lou gehrigs disease look it up if you really care what it is called
I need a famous speech manuscript to analyze for speech class and this is actually a hard item to obtain so do you provide a list of famous or not so famous manuscript speeches.
Because he was the first (and so far only) king of England to abdicate the throne, so the speech is absolutely unique.
Lou gehrig was a member of the New York Yankees and he was a famous baseball player but he got really ill of a disease called Amythropic Lateral Sclerosis(ALS) so he died
We can’t answer because we don’t know the speech. We can only guess what it is. When you write a question it needs who, where, when, how type of question.
Fans, for the past two weeks you have been reading about a bad break I got. Yet today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth. I have been in ballparks for seventeen years and have never received anything but kindness and encouragement from you fans. Look at these grand men. Which of you wouldn't consider it the highlight of his career to associate with them for even one day?.............................................So I close in saying that I may of had a tough break - but I've got an awful lot to live for, Thank You! Lou Gehrig's speech was incredible and heart warming in such a way. Even though he was about to die of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, he thanked all he had and experienced in his 37 year life.
Martin Luther King Jr's speech became so famouse because he got all the whites to look at African Americans the same as they look at there own people.
On the early hours of September 16, 1810.
When a professional athelete uses a uniform with a number used by someone previously, there is a belief that s/he must be proven worthy of doing so; by measuring up to the performance of the previous user of that number. The retiring of any number by any team is a way of stating that nobody else would ever be equal to the person's career.
Lou died in 1977 of stomach cancer
what made Hitler's speech so famous was not the speech itself but the way it was transmited. It was one of the first serious thing televition was used and probably the first speech bysomeone incharge of a nation.