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On this date in 1948, Babe Ruth passed away at age 53 due to cancer, two months after his final visit to Yankee Stadium to see his No. 3 retired.

On this date in 1948, Babe Ruth passed away at age 53 due to cancer, two months after his final visit to Yankee Stadium to see his No. 3 retired.

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