When were the left& right shoe invented?

Answer While shoes were likely one of the first things invented by primitive humans, the idea of using different shoes for the left and the right foot is a relatively recent invention. The concept was fi... Read More »

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Who invented the tap shoe?

In the 1910s, vaudeville dancers invented the first tap shoes by adding metal plates to the soles of leather shoes. Tap dancers before that time used wooden-soled shoes. The first tap dancers used... Read More »

Who invented the horse shoe?

It is not precisely know who or when horse shoeing was invented; however, books on the subject are written by Gesner and date as far back as 1551. J.P. Mgnin was quoted as saying in 1865, "Place t... Read More »

Who invented the platform shoe?

The invention of the platform shoe cannot be attributed to one individual. Evidence of men and women wearing platform shoes have been found in ancient images from China, Greece, Turkey and Japan. P... Read More »

Who invented shoe laces?

Shoe laces have been around since 2000 B.C. The ancient Greeks wore shoes with rawhide lacing and the ancient Etruscans wore laced-up shoes. During the Elizabethan era, shoes were secured with stra... Read More »