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Converse (shoe company)

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Converse /ˈkɒnvərs/ is an American shoe company with a production output that primarily .... sponsored by Chocolate skateboards, a brand distributed by the Crailtap, the distribution ...

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

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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 ...

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

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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 ...

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

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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 ...

The History of Sneakers - Fact Monster

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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

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Oct 11, 2013 ... Learn the history of on of the most popular sneakers ever, the Chuck ... Shoes You Are Probably Wearing Now: The Converse Chuck Taylor All- ...

20 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Converse All Stars ...

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May 29, 2013 ... converse chuck taylor all star chucks history trivia things you didn't know ... Finally , in 1917, the Converse Rubber Shoe Company decided to get in .... of the population of the United States either owns and or has owned a pair ...

Converse Inc Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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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 by ...

The History of Converse Shoe Company | Anh-Haiti

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Mar 8, 2015 ... How Were the Early Days of the Converse Shoe Company Like? ... All Star basketball shoe was invented during basketball's formative years.

The Athletic History of the Converse Chuck Taylor: A Shoe for Punks ...

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Aug 1, 2015 ... Before the thin canvas sneaker became a favorite of mall punks, it was a serious athletic shoe with zero arch support.

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About. Converse began in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specializing in galoshes. Soon after, we started using our rubber to make sneakers. In 1920, we  ...

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

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Apr 4, 2014 ... After all, the shoe suits all styles: Despite their obvious differences in ... Mills Converse, who called his new venture the Converse Rubber Shoe ...

11 Classic Facts About Converse Chucks | Mental Floss

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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 ...