James Naismith

James Naismith was a Canadian-American physical educator, physician, Christian chaplain, sports coach, and innovator. In 1891, he left Canada for Springfield, Massachusetts and invented the game of basketball. He... Wikipedia

  • Born:  November 06, 1861, Almonte, Ontario, Canada
  • Died:  November 28, 1939, Lawrence, Kansas, U.S.
  • Alma mater:  McGill University
  • Overall:  55–60
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