Vans Shoes. Since 66. Basic shoes.
Got popular from the checker shoes in 80's movie Fast Times at Ridgemount High.
The oldschool shoes. The gum rubber vulcanized shoes. Called off the wall soles.
The Halfcab shoes. Steve Caballero the lifetime rider cut off the high tops so he could skate them. Then others copied. Eventually they just made it the halfcab. The halfcab is also the name of a trick.
Legendary skate brand.