Converse /ˈkɒnvərs/ is an American shoe company with a production output that
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What is the oldest, most popular, and all time best selling basketball shoe of all
time? (As a matter of fact, 60% of all Americans own or have owned at least one ...
May 28, 2013 ... In 1935, Chuck Taylor invented the first stitchless basketball. ... Converse still
continued to provide basketball shoes for the US Olympic team in ...
That same year, Marquis Converse produced the first shoe made just for
basketball, called Converse All-Stars. In 1923, an Indiana hoops star named
Aug 5, 2015 ... Converse's Chuck Taylor sneakers have been around since the early ... a
relatively new sport (basketball was invented by James Naismith in ...
Oct 11, 2013 ... Learn the history of on of the most popular sneakers ever, the Chuck Taylor All-
Invention. Though the plimsoll was the first rubber soled shoe, they were mainly a
... Marquis M. Converse of the Converse Rubber Shoe Company created what ...
Aug 5, 2005 ... Converse canvas shoes for the sport of tennis soon follow. And, during .... a
Converse-invented character that quickly gains pop-culture status
The Converse All-Star basketball shoe was the first in the athletic footwear
industry, ... The game of basketball was then in its infancy, having been invented
BF Goodrich posted an impressive $29 million in shoe sales in 1971, but they
soon decided to quit the shoe business altogether and sold PF to Converse's ...