How much were the first pair of converse tennis shoes?

Answer Converse first opened its doors in 1908. In 1915 the company introduced the tennis shoe line, costing an average of $1 per pair. By 1957 the Chuck Taylor All-Stars were selling for $3.95 per pair.S... Read More »

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When were poodle skirts worn?

Poodle skirts were worn in the 1950s. They were a flared skirt, with a poodle applique. Girls typically wore saddle shoes with them. Skirts and dresses were the mainstays of a woman's wardrobe in t... Read More »

Is an athletic supporter worn underneath the underwear?

Athletic supporters, or jockstraps, are worn by male athletes during sporting events to prevent injury. As with most undergarments, personal preference comes into play here. Some men will wear it o... Read More »

What year were Micheal Jordan's first pair of Air Jordans by Nike released?

The first Air Jordans were released in 1984, according to SneakerHead. Nike gave Jordan a five-year, $2.5 million contract in addition to royalties. Nike introduced the modern Jordan logo in1987 af... Read More »

When was the first catcher's mask worn?

The first catcher's mask was worn in a game on April 12, 1877. Harvard catcher James Tyng was the first player to don the protective gear. Harvard manager Fred Thayer invented the mask that Tyng wo... Read More »