OLD-SCHOOL COMFORT. CLASSIC STYLE. The Converse One Star Academy Low Top goes old school with a classic leather upper and colorways inspired by the original Leather All Star from 1971. Product Details Leather upper OrthoLite® insole Rubber outsole Shown: Black/White/White Style: 163757C-001 One Star Origins Since its groundbreaking debut in 1974, there has been no branch of modern style that hasn't been informed by the One Star. Originally built for the basketball court, its boldness was later adopted and owned by the independents. Constantly reimagined by those on the fringes, it remains unstoppable. Some shoes get lost in history. One Star bends history towards it.