On Joe DiMaggio's 100th birthday, remember: 'He dunks'
On Joe DiMaggio's 100th birthday, remember: He dunks
A century has passed since Joe DiMaggio was born unto this Earth.
How best to remember Joltin' Joe on his 100th birthday? What's left to be said? There's his unbreakable 56-game hit streak, his tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe, his memorable and illustrious Hall of Fame career with the Yankees -- he is a legend.
The man was memorialized by Billy Joel for a reason, after all.
And yet, 15 years after his death, there remains one tribute to DiMaggio that stands true and heartfelt, capturing his unwavering focus and indomitable spirit. It is a tribute that speaks to all and proves that, for his immortality on the diamond, Joe was just like us. It is the people's tribute to Joe DiMaggio.