Friedrich Jahn became known as the "Father of Gymnastics". He focused on the development of Physical Education. He was preparing his students for a possible war.
Catherine Beecher starts a school for girls that encourages Physical Education.
Gymnastics was brought into America from Germany.
The NCAA was born.
Over 400 colleges have Physical Training.
Johann Friedrich Simon had the idea to teach a Physcial Education class at Johann Basedow's Philanthropinum in Germany.
He taught fencing, dancing, horseback riding, and ball games.
Denmark passed a bill that made it mandatory to have Physical Education in the schools.
Charles Beck becomes the first enforcer and teacher of Physical Education in America.
The first meeting for PE teachers to better their knowledge about PE to become better teachers.
Title IX was applied to High School and College Physical Education.
NCAA files a lawsuit against Tile IX for insufficient funds.
Women outnumber men in participation in sports.
Women earn more bachelor degrees than men.