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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 ...

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 company. .... 22 Phrases Invented By Shakespeare That Prove We All Quote The ...

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

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May 28, 2013 ... The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star — formerly just the All Star — has been ... There's a Second Colorway of Rob Gronkowski's Nike Sneakers.

Converse Inc. - Company Profile, Information, Business Description ...

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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 ...

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 ... then a relatively new sport (basketball was invented by James Naismith ...

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 Taylor All- Stars.

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.

How the Converse All Star changed the world... - Kickz

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May 26, 2015 ... The origin of the Converse All Star. From on-court basketball shoe to llifestyle sneaker. Read how the Converse Chuck changed the history of ...

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Our Story - Converse

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

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 ...

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 ...