Early morning at the Crown Fountain in Millennium Park, Chicago, IL, USA.
Yankee fans in Monument Park look upon the retired number 4 of Lou Gehrig.
June 19, 1903 – June 2, 1941
Today is the 70th anniversary (July 4, 1939) of Lou Gehrig’s famous farewell speech to a full house at Yankee Stadium. See the full text of the speech as well as audio and video excerpts at the Official Web Site of Lou Gehrig.