Becket was not a pilgrim. He was exiled to France from 1164 to 1170 and several items of his clothing are still preserved today at the Cathedral of Sens which became his base in France. After his death in 1170 Becket was declared a Saint and a shrine was erected in his memory at Canterbury cathedral in 1220; many pilgrims travelled to Canterbury to visit the shrine and pray to the saint.
No, the company was founded in 1993 and is based in Vista, California. DC originally stood for 'Droors Clothing Footwear', but since the sale of Droors Clothing(which is now defunct), DC no longer has ties to Droors and is simply DC Shoes. Ken Block, Co-Founder and Chief Brand Officer [[ |damon way]], Co-Founder Mike Warren, President