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.
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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,
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