James Naismith

James Naismith - Sports Coach, Innovator


James Naismith - Sports Coach, Innovator
- Invented the sport of Basketball in 1901
- Canadian Olympic and Sports Hall of Fame
- Immigrated in 1891, age 30
- Became a Naturalized citizen in 1963
- Born in Almonte, Province of Canada
- Born 1861, Died 1939, age 77