19. Bruce Kilgore Was Designing the Air Force 1 and Sock Racer Simultaneously
Could any two shoes be more different? The towering Air Force 1 and the sleek, laceless Sock Racer shared the Swoosh, but that was about it. That said, nothing served better to display Kilgore's versatility - and Nike's. Thirty years later, Nike Basketball and Nike Running are still applying principles learned from the creation of those two shoes.