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.
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...
Apr 16, 2014 ... James Naismith was the Canadian physical education instructor who invented
basketball in 1891. He started KU's basketball program.
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himself never claimed to have invented the game and further, ...
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 ...
James Naismith invented the game of basketball and established the program at
University of Kansas. Learn more at Biography.com.
Basketball, one of the most popular sports in the world and played by over 300
million people, was invented by James Naismith in order to provide Athletic ...
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May 8, 2014 ... In 1936, basketball became an Olympic sport. In 1976, women's basketball was
added to the Olympics roster. The Women's Professional ...
Jun 24, 2015 ... Learn more about James Naismith, the Canadian-born physical education
instructor who invented basketball in 1891.