Anyone can debate their favorite sneakers. Sometimes choices are personal. They like them because it has sentimental value. That’s fine and dandy. But when it comes to “iconic” sneakers, which is the most overused word, there’s no little debate which shoes should be in that discussion. These sneakers are recognizable to nearly everyone. Stan Smiths. Air Jordan 1s. Air Force 1s. The list goes on. A lot of people know a lot about these shoes, too. They’re part of American and sneaker history. But what are some things about these well-known shoes that’s not known by majority of folks? Here are some facts you may want to know.