James Naismith (November 6, 1861 – November 28, 1939) was a Canadian-
American physical educator, physician, chaplain, sports coach and innovator.
Apr 16, 2014 ... James Naismith was the Canadian physical education instructor who invented
basketball in 1891. He started KU's basketball program.
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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
Oct 20, 2015 ... The instructor of this class was James Naismith, a thirty-one-year-old graduate
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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 ...
Dec 15, 2015 ... James Naismith, basketball's inventor, arrived in New York City in early 1939 with
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Naismith was a physical education teacher at the YMCA.