Originally Posted by BCubb2003
The last time the Cubs won a World Series, the zipper had not been invented.
It was only 3 weeks after Henry Ford unveiled his Model T.
It was 4 months before the death of Geronimo
Wyatt Earp was 60 and would live another 20+ years
Thomas Edison was 61 and would live another 22 years
It was 3 years before the first Indy 500
Babe Ruth was 13, Lou Gehrig was 5 and Ty Cobb was in his second full season.
Red Barber, Milton Berle, Buster Crabbe, Lyndon Johnson, Louis L'Amour. Al Lopez, Fred MacMurray, Joseph McCarthy, Ethel Merman, Baby Face Nelson, and Red's Hall of Famers Ival Goodman and Ernie Lombardi were all born.