Babe Ruth by Cole By hulstromk8 Apr 2, 1894 Born Babe Ruth was born February22 1895. Jan 1, 1914 Basball Babe Ruth was born February22 1895. Was hired by Baltimore Orioles He was a star baseball pitcher. Jan 1, 1927 Hit a record Babe Ruth scored a record of 60 home runs in the 1927 baseball season! Jan 1, 1935 Retirs Babe Ruth retires with a record of 714 home runs! Apr 2, 1948 Dies Apr 2, 2013 Today Contribution: Babe Ruth hit a record of 714 home runs and added excitement to the game of baseball. Citation: Babe Ruth.” PebbleGo. www.pebblego.com. February 28, 2013.