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Lou Gehrig Net Worth

Lou Gehrig Net Worth

Net Worth: Under Review

Statistics
  • Source of Wealth Baseball
  • Age Deceased at 37 years old on 1941-06-02
  • Birth Place Yorkville, Manhattan, New York City, New York
  • Height 6' 0" (1.83 cm)
  • Marital Status Married (Eleanor)
  • Full Name Henry Louis Gehrig
  • Nationality American
  • Date of Birth June 19, 1903
  • Weight 200 lb (91 kg)
  • Occupation Retired Professional Baseball Player (First Baseman)
  • Education Columbia University
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About Lou Gehrig

Gehrig started rising to fame in a baseball game for the New York Commerce of School team. He received a football scholarship at Columbia University. Gehrig joined New York Yankees during the 1923 season. His achievements as a first baseman were recognized during the span of his stint for the team, such as seven-time American League All-Star, two-time awardee for American League MVP, and inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in 1939.

After his retirement, he was appointed by former New York Mayor Fiorello La Guardia as New York City Parole Commissioner on January 2, 1940. A year and five months later, Gehrig died at his home at Bronx, New York. Born Henry Louis Gehrig on June 19, 1903 in Yorkville, Manhattan, New York City.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Lou Gehrig's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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Earnings 1941 N/A
Salary 1941

Salary from New York Yankees

$561,000
Earnings 1940 N/A
Salary 1940

Salary from New York Yankees

$657,000
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Salary 1939

Salary from New York Yankees

$611,000
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Salary 1938

Salary from New York Yankees

$520,000
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Salary 1937

Salary from New York Yankees

$509,000
Earnings 1936 N/A
Salary 1936

Salary from New York Yankees

$391,000
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Salary 1935

Salary from New York Yankees

$396,000
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Salary 1934

Salary from New York Yankees

$441,000
Earnings 1933 N/A
Salary 1933

Salary from New York Yankees

$456,000
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Salary 1932

Salary from New York Yankees

$432,000
Earnings 1931 N/A
Salary 1931

Salary from New York Yankees

$388,000
Earnings 1930 N/A
Salary 1930

Salary from New York Yankees

$353,000
Earnings 1929 N/A
Salary 1929

Salary from New York Yankees

$343,000
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Salary 1928

Salary from New York Yankees

$343,000
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Salary 1927

Salary from New York Yankees

$108,000
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Salary 1926

Salary from New York Yankees

$86,000
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Salary 1925

Salary from New York Yankees

$50,000
Earnings 1924 N/A
Salary 1924

Salary from New York Yankees

$37,000
Earnings 1923 N/A
Salary 1923

Salary from New York Yankees

$33,000
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