James Naismith (November 6, 1861 – November 28, 1939) was a Canadian-
American physical educator, physician, chaplain, sports coach and innovator. He
invented the sport of basketball in 1891.
Dr. James Naismith was a Canadian physical education instructor who invented
the game of basketball in 1891 while working at the YMCA Training School in ...
Jun 7, 2014 ... Basketball is the only major American sport with a clearly identifiable inventor.
James Naismith wrote the sport's original 13 rules as part...
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Basketball, one of the most popular sports in the world and played by over 300
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Dr. James Naismith, a physical education teacher from Canada, invented
basketball in late 1891 at the YMCA Training School in Springfield,
Dec 16, 2015 ... In what may be the only recording of his voice, James Naismith describes how he
created basketball to occupy his stir-crazy students during a ...