New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
George Herman "Babe" Ruth
1895 - 1948
Erected by Historic Landmarks Preservation Center.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports. In addition, it is included in the New York, New York City Historic Landmarks Preservation Center Cultural Medallions series list.
Location. 40° 47.459′ N, 73° 58.715′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on West 88th Street east of Riverside Drive, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 345 West 88th Street, New York NY 10024, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Monument (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sergei Vassilevich Rachmaninoff (approx. ¼ mile away); Joan of Arc (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Joan of ArcBarnett Newman (approx. ¼ mile away); Where Poe Wrote “The Raven” (approx. ¼ mile away); Where Poe wrote The Raven (approx. 0.3 miles away); Claremont Riding Academy (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . . Babe Ruth. Wikipedia biography. (Submitted on April 10, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 7, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 262 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 7, 2016, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.