Because of the increasing awareness of the sport worldwide, the Federation International de Volleyball was organized in A year ...
Basketball was Invented by Springfield College instructor and graduate student James Naismith in 1891.
Born: January 23, 1870 in Lockport, New York (USA) Died: December 27, 1942 Enshrined: 1985 Country: United States Category: Leader / Inventor
Located in Holyoke, Massachusetts - the birthplace of volleyball - the International Volleyball Hall of Fame is dedicated to preserving, honoring, and promoting the game of volleyball at every level.
While there have been a few conspiracy theories regarding the inventor of basketball, it was Canadian doctor James Naismith who had actually invented the game in America in 1891.
On this day in 1895, a Holyoke man created a game called 'mintonette.
Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are divided by a net.
History Volleyball has come a long way from the dusty-old YMCA gymnasium of Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA, where the visionary William G.
The game of volleyball, originally called "mintonette", was invented in 1895 by William G.
Massachusetts designated basketball as the official state sport on August 8th, 2006; basketball was invented in 1891 by a Springfield, Massachusetts teacher.