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James Naismith - Wikipedia


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.

Who invented basketball? - Ask History - History (history.com)


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 of a ...

NBA.com - History of Basketball in Canada


Mar 8, 2002 ... The roots of basketball are firmly embedded in Canada. In 1891 the game was invented by Dr. James Naismith, a Canadian who hailed from ...

The Origin of Basketball - Today I Found Out


Jan 20, 2012 ... Today I found out the origin of the sport basketball. .... First, that Lambert G. Will himself never claimed to have invented the game and further, ...

The Canadian who invented basketball - BBC News - BBC.com


Sep 20, 2010 ... The monument in the city where James Naismith invented basketball, in Springfield, Massachusetts, is the 40,000 sq ft Naismith Memorial ...

Who invented basketball? | Reference.com


Dr. James Naismith, a physical education teacher from Canada, invented basketball in late 1891 at the YMCA Training School in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Who invented basketball? – Who Invented?


Dec 12, 2010 ... Basketball was invented in 1891 by the Canadian physical instructor James Naismith. He was born in Almonte, Ontario in Canada on ...

The man who invented basketball | Smithsonian TweenTribune


Dec 18, 2015 ... The man who invented basketball David, center, and Chandler Booth look at Suzanne Deal Booth as they pose for a photo next to James ...

In His Own Words: How A Gym Teacher Invented Basketball In 1891 ...


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 ...

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Feb 5, 2012 ... For those who dislike your sport is not basketball .... basketball was invented by me in the late 1950s with the conception of the ball and hoop ...
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Who Invented Basketball? | Wonderopolis


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 ...

Basketball History: Dr. James Naismith, Basketball Inventor ...


Apr 16, 2014 ... James Naismith was the Canadian physical education instructor who invented basketball in 1891. He started KU's basketball program.

Who Invented Basketball - Basketball.Org


The man who invented basketball, Dr. James Naismith, was born in 1861 in a small Canadian township bordering Almonte, Ontario called Ramsay. As a youth  ...