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25/01/1964 Blue Ribbon Sports is founded

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The Blue Ribbon Sports company founded by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight officially became Nike, Inc. on May 30, 1971. The company takes its name from Nike, the Greek goddess of victory. It is the world's largest supplier of athletic shoes and apparel and a major manufacturer of sports equipment.
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