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James Naismith

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Dr. James Naismith (November 6, 1861 – November 28, 1939) was a Canadian physical educator, physician, chaplain, sports coach and innovator. He invented  ...

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

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

James Naismith - Kansapedia - Kansas Historical Society

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James Naismith was born November 6, 1861, in Almonte, Ontario, Canada to John and Margaret (Young) Naismith. Orphaned at the age of nine, he was raised ...

James Naismith Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about James Naismith at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about James Naismith easy with ...

James Naismith | Canadian-American athlete and educator ...

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As a young man, Naismith studied theology and excelled in various sports. In the autumn of 1891 he was appointed an instructor by Luther Halsey Gulick, Jr., ...

10 Things About Basketball Inventor James Naismith | Legacy.com

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James Naismith died Nov. 28, 1939. Here are 10 things you may not know about the inventor of basketball. 1. Naismith was Canadian. Born in Ontario, he didn't ...

James Naismith Biography and the History of Basketball - Inventors

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Biography of Canadian James Naismith who invented basketball in 1891.

On 1939 Recording, Basketball Inventor Reminisces About First ...

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Dec 16, 2015 ... James Naismith invented basketball in 1891. A 1939 tape of Naismith talking about the game has been found — it may be the only recording of ...

Biography: James Naismith for Kids - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the biography of James Naismith including his early life as a PE teacher, inventing basketball, the 13 basic rules, coaching at Kansas, later life, ...

Naismith Basketball Foundation | The birthplace of Dr. James ...

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Apr 13, 2016 ... The birthplace of Dr. James Naismith, the inventor of basketball.

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James A. Naismith - Coach, Inventor - Biography.com

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James Naismith invented the game of basketball and established the program at University of Kansas. Learn more at Biography.com.

Radio Interview, 1939 · James Naismith's Life and Legacy ...

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Video thumbnail for Interview of James Naismith, January 31, 1939 ... New York by Gabriel Heatter is believed to be the only known audio recording of Naismith.

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James Naismith was a Canadian farm boy from Almonte, Ontario, a small town just a few kilometers from Canada's capital city, Ottawa. He was born on ...