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James Naismith

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

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 ...

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 ...

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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Sep 6, 2016 ... Biography of Canadian James Naismith who invented basketball in 1891. Naismith was a physical education teacher at the YMCA.

Basketball | James Naismith History

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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 ...

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame

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The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is home to more than three hundred inductees and more than 40000 square feet of basketball history. Located ...

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 ...

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

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Jun 18, 2015 ... James Naismith invented the game of basketball and established the program at University of Kansas. Learn more at Biography.com.

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.

Basketball's Birth, in James Naismith's Own Spoken Words - The ...

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Dec 15, 2015 ... James Naismith, basketball's inventor, arrived in New York City in early 1939 with three items on his agenda. He gave a speech to basketball ...