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Henry louis lou gehrig (june 19, 1903 - june 2, 1941), nicknamed the iron horse, was an american baseball first baseman who played his entire professional career (17 seasons) in major league baseball (mlb) for the new york yankees, from 1923 until 1939gehrig was renowned for his prowess as a hitter and for his durability, which earned. Henry louis lou gehrig (june 19 1903 - june 2 1941), born ludwig heinrich gehrig, was an american major league baseball player in the first half of the twentieth century he set several major league and american league records and was voted the greatest first baseman of all time by the baseball writers' association.
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