Legendary New York Yankee who hit 536 career home runs, was named American League MVP three times, and led the AL in home runs 4 times and batting average once. He won the Triple Crown in 1956 and totaled 7 World Series Championships in his 18-year career.
He made his MLB debut on April 17, 1951 for the New York Yankees.
He was named to 20 All-Star games during his career, from 1951 to 1968.
He had four sons with his wife
In 1951, seventeen years after the great