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Realizing a void in the high performance athletic shoes market, Adolf Dassler began producing them in the backroom of his mother’s laundry business in Herzogenaurach Germany in 1925 . The quality, styling and reputation of the Dassler shoe quickly gained momentum and saw its first appearance in the Olympics and gold metal athlete in 1928. The Olympics of 1936 was another milestone as Adolf and his brother Rudolf were able to persuade American athlete, Jesse Owens, to wear their shoes—he was to ... Read More

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