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80 Years Ago, Today: “I Consider Myself the Luckiest Man on the Face of this Earth.”

As the 4th of July quickly comes to a close, and we all wait for the firework shows to start, let’s remember back 80 years ago on this date, to one of the most famous speeches not only in baseball history, but the whole sporting world and American history:

Here is a full transcript, compiled by the Washington Times five years ago in honor of the 75th Anniversary of Lou Gehrig’s famous speech.

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