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National Portrait Gallery Opening Babe Ruth Exhibit

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    American baseball player George Herman Ruth (1895 - 1948) known as 'Babe' Ruth. (Photo by MPI/Getty Images)

    The Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery is opening an exhibition on baseball great Babe Ruth.

    The Smithsonian says "One Life: Babe Ruth'' will open on June 24 and run through May 21, 2017. The Smithsonian says the exhibit will include more than 30 objects including prints and photographs, personal memorabilia and selected artifacts.

    Ruth died in 1948.