Converse (shoe company)

Converse shoes are distinguished by a number of features, including its star .... skate shoe brand named Lakai, to join Converse, a company that had made an ...

The History of the Converse All Star "Chuck Taylor" Basketball Shoe

It was in 1908 that the Converse Rubber Corporation opened for business. At first the company only made galoshes and other work related rubber shoes on a ...


Converse began in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing in galoshes. Soon after, we ... You played music, made art, skated the streets and kicked back.

50 Things You Didn't Know About Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars ...

May 28, 2013 ... The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star — formerly just the All Star — has been in ... A Pair of the Stars and Bars Pair Made for the Shoe's 75th ...

How Did Converse Become Popular? A Brief History of The Iconic ...

Apr 4, 2014 ... After all, the shoe suits all styles: Despite their obvious differences in ... for the now-popular Converse All Stars, made all the more compelling ...

BBC - Culture - Converse shoes: In the all star game

Jun 6, 2014 ... The ubiquitous rubber-soled shoes and boots made a successful leap from sport to streetwear. Katya Foreman looks back at their colourful ...

Meet Chuck Taylor: The Man Behind The All Star | Only A Game

Nov 2, 2013 ... Ahmed has no problem explaining why he likes the sneakers, but like ... he ever made as a player, but Converse gave Taylor a full expense ...

Converse Sues to Protect Its Chuck Taylor All Stars - The New York ...

Oct 14, 2014 ... The shoe manufacturer Converse has sold its brand of cool and whiff of ... From the back, the Converse shoe and ones made by Bobs and Fila.

The History of Sneakers - Fact Monster

That same year, Marquis Converse produced the first shoe made just for basketball, called Converse All-Stars. In 1923, an Indiana hoops star named Chuck ...

A Brief History of The Converse Chuck Taylor All-Stars - Green Label

Oct 11, 2013 ... Learn the history of on of the most popular sneakers ever, the Chuck ... but was made to be an elite shoe for professional basketball players.

Popular Q&A
Q: Who invented Converse shoes?
A: Answer Chuck Taylor is credited as the inventor of the converse all-star shoe though it was created originally four years before he joined the company. Chuck Ta... Read More »
Q: Who invented converse shoes?
A: Marquis M. Converse invented & founded the Converse Rubber Shoe Company in 1908. Read More »
Q: Who Invented Converse Shoes?
A: CHUCK NORRIS, that's who . And my friend Jesse helped. But he's my buddy. Anonymous Read More »
Q: Who invented the converse shoe?
A: Chuck Taylor invented the first Converse All Star shoe. Read More »
Q: Who invented converse shoes?
A: Marguis Millls Converse invented converse shoes back in 1908. The company provided soled shoes for men, women and children. By 1910 converse produced 4,000 shoe... Read More »