James Naismith

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Birth Name: James Naismith

Occupation: Doctor

Born In: Almonte, Canada

Birthdate: November 6, 1861

Age: 161 years old (as of 2023)

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American


James Naismith was born on the 6th of November, 1861. He is known for being a Doctor. Although he’s the only coach in Kansas University history with a losing record, he coached Phog Allen, who would go on to be a Hall of Fame coach. James Naismith’s age is 161. Canadian educator, physician, and coach who became famous for inventing basketball in 1891. He founded the University of Kansas basketball team and authored the first basketball rulebook.

The 161-year-old doctor was born in Almonte, Canada. He studied physical education in Montreal before moving to the U.S. and working at the YMCA. He played several sports at McGill University, including lacrosse and soccer. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is named after him.

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James Naismith was born in 1860s.

James Naismith is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".

While we don't know James Naismith birth time, but we do know his mother gave birth to his on a Wednesday. People born on a Wednesday are generally well-spoken and have an innate talent for improvisation.


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The 161-year-old American was born in the G.I. Generation and the Year of the Rooster

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REAL NAME: James Naismith
RELIGION: Presbyterian
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday

Net Worth

The 161-year-old American doctor has done well thus far. Majority of James’s money comes from being a doctor. CelebsMoney has recently updated James Naismith’s net worth.



Zodiac Sign: James Naismith is a Scorpio. People of this zodiac sign like truth, being right, longtime friends, teasing, and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are being resourceful, brave, passionate, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: James Naismith was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: James Naismith has a ruling planet of Pluto and has a ruling planet of Pluto. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Neptune were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

James Naismith’s birth sign is Scorpio and he has a ruling planet of Pluto.


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