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

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 Biography and the History of Basketball - Inventors

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Biography of Canadian James Naismith who invented basketball in 1891.

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 ...

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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 ...

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

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Canadian-American physical-education director who, in December 1891, at the International Young Men's Christian Association Training School, afterward ...

James Naismith - The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame ...

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Jun 8, 2009 ... James Naismith. Enshrined 1959. Almonte, Ontario, Canada 11/06/1861 - 11/28/ 1939. Biography. In the winter of 1891, when a thirty-year old ...

Who Invented Basketball? | Wonderopolis

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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 ...

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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 ...