FIBA Hall of Fame
For those who made the game
Hall of Famers
Nikolai Semashko (Russia)
Born on March Tuesday, 1905, in in Russia.
Enshrined as a contributor in the FIBA Hall of Fame on March Thursday, 2007.
- Author of several books on basketball strategy and tactics
- Author of technical guides about the strength and condition training of players
- Head of the Soviet State Sports Committee: 1939-1940 and 1950-1954
- International referee: since 1947
- Vice President of the Basketball Federation of the USSR
- Member of the European Cup Commission of FIBA: since 1957
- FIBA Vice President: 1960-1976
- President of the Standing Conference of Europe (current FIBA Europe): 1967-1976