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What is Lou Gehrig?

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Answered 2017-11-02 17:11:30

Your question should be WHO is Lou Gehrig. He was a famous American Baseball player. He was forced to stop playing ball due to an illness, MND.Motor neurone disease (MND) is a neurodegenerative disease that causes rapidly progressive muscle weakness. Specifically, the disease affects nerve cells (motor neurons) that control the muscles that enable you to move, speak, breathe and swallow.MND is also known as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s disease.

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When was Lou Gehrig born?

Lou Gehrig was born on June 19, 1903.

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When was Lou Gehrig a kid?

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What nicknames did Lou Gehrig go by?

Lou Gehrig went by The Iron Horse, Larrupin' Lou, and Biscuit Pants.

When did Lou Gehrig die and how old was he?

Lou Gehrig died in 1941, age 37.

Did Lou Gehrig have a wife?

Yes, Lou Gehrig had a wife named Eleanor Twitchell.

Did Lou Gehrig and his wife have any children?

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Where was Lou Gehrig born?

Lou Gehrig was born in New York City, NY.

Was Lou Gehrig from California?

Lou Gehrig was born and raised in New York (Manhattan).

Was Lou Gehrig a right hander?

No, he was not. Lou Gehrig batted and threw left handed.

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How many career hits did Lou Gehrig have?

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