It’s fair to say that the Air Jordan 1 started it all for sneakers. There’s plenty of debate to be had, but the Jordan 1 started the most prominent signature sportswear line in history, the business of sneaker resale, and the hobby of sneaker collecting. Its popularity has survived four decades, becoming a street staple in culture of the past and present.
While there is a lot we do know about the Air Jordan 1, there are some little-known facts about the shoe and its history that may have slipped under the radar for the casual fan. StockX compiled a list to text your Air Jordan 1 knowledge, and some of the stories they dug up are unbelievable.
Find out how much you truly know about the Air Jordan 1 in the full post here.