How did Levi Strauss's blue jeans change lives?
Levi Stratus did not invent the jeans but he did helped the person who invented the jeans, Jacob Davis, by funding him. Putting Levi Strauss as the inventor of the jeans is not totally correct because all he did was provide the inventor with the money to complete the inventor. So Levi Strauss really did not invent anything just funded an invention.
Levi Strauss Blue Jeans In 1873 Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis invented blue jeans. The denim pants that we now call "blue jeans" or just "jeans" for short were invented in 1871 by Jacob Davis in partnership with Levi Strauss and Company. Before that time the term "blue jeans" was used to a wide variety of garments, including trousers, overalls, and coats, that were made of blue denim. Jacob Davis