Rihachi Mizuno and his younger brother Rizo found MIZUNO Brothers Ltd. in Osaka.
Rihachi Mizuno, impressed by the baseball culture of the United States, began producing baseball wear in an effort to spread this sport in Japan.
This is the first pair of baseball shoes Mizuno worked on. Initially, they did not have spikes as the current models do.
The shop moves to Umeda Shinmichi in Osaka and its name is changed to Mizuno Shop.
Mizuno Shop begins to manufacture baseballs and gloves designed by Rihachi Mizuno.
Start manufacturing of track and field cleats. The materials used were leather and long, heavy pins used as spikes.
Select Scientific Laboratory (today's Technology Development Division) is established.