No one can argue about the fact that Rolex watches are iconic. From their beautiful designs to meticulously-engineered mechanisms, the Swiss luxury watchmaker has seen its timepieces grace the wrists of some of the most important and influential people who have ever lived.
For those who dream of the White House, looking 'presidential'
is of utmost importance. People should, in theory, look up to American presidents (and sometimes their watches)
, why shouldn’t they, America’s got the world's most robust economy at their disposal. That means they dress the part: stuff that denotes a sense of professional benevolence as parent of the nation. Many former American presidents have worn the Rolex Datejust 41
. The two most prominent among those were Eisenhower and Ronald Reagan. Then one of the most powerful men of the Second World War-era Winston Churchill also wore the Datejust 41. Although the watch was gifted to him, nevertheless, he wore it gracefully.
The Tennis Great ‘Roger Federer’ has also been a loyal follower of Rolex watches. He is one of the international brand- ambassadors of the company and has worn the Rolex Datejust 41 on many occasions.
Also, consider ‘Aaron Paul's’ Rolex Datejust 41 watch a golden opportunity to go for in 2020.
Scroll down to know more about some of the celebrities who have rocked the Rolex Datejust 41 in recent times as well as the past.
As we all know, Swiss tennis champion Roger Federer is one of the greatest tennis players of all time. He holds 20 Grand Slam titles, and more Wimbledon titles than anyone else, Federer has broken records more than once. In 2009, Federer broke Pete Sampras’ all-time Grand Slam record. When he lifted the trophy, Federer wore his Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust II on his wrist. Roger wore the Datejust 41mm Ref. 126303
for the Wimbledon 2017 final when he defeated Marin Cilic
, and this particular model was launched at Basel World in 2016, replacing the chunkier Datejust II.
At the heart of a 2013 campaign by Rolex was to discover history’s most famous Rolex wearers. There, Sir Winston Churchill was revealed to have worn a Rolex Datejust – replete with a personalized coat of arms. With a self-winding chronometer, waterproof case, and crafted from 18-carat gold, if it’s good enough for the man who saved the world, it’s bound to be enough for everyone else.
Few individuals can be said to have had as much impact upon world history as Winston Churchill, the British Prime Minister who oversaw the eventual victory of the allies in the Second World War.
It was for this reason that Hans Wilsdorf, in 1947, selected Churchill as the man who should own the 100,000th certified chronometer produced by Rolex.
The watch that Wilsdorf gifted to Churchill was an 18ct gold Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust, with a fluted bezel
, a white dial,
and a Jubilee bracelet
Churchill warmly accepted the gift from Wilsdorf, stating in his letter of acceptance, ‘I look forward very much to receiving this Wristwatch, and I trust you will realize how much I appreciate this very kind gesture of goodwill.’
Martin Luther King
The Rev Dr. Martin Luther King will forever be known as one of the most prominent individuals in the US civil rights movement. Until his untimely death in 1968, Dr. King furthered the civil rights movement through nonviolent resistance, inspired by his Christian beliefs and the activism of Mahatma Gandhi.
No one knows the story behind the watch that Dr. King wore. In truth, the matter is trivial when we put it in the context of Dr. King’s life and the struggle for civil rights. But we do know that he wore a Rolex, for in numerous photos at crucial moments, a gold Rolex Datejust on a Jubilee bracelet can be glimpsed on his wrist. It’s a watch fit for a King.
Rolex themselves call Dr. Martin Luther King, one of the greatest 'heroes' in their history. Like Churchill, the famous civil rights campaigner wore a Rolex Datejust.
Still, King's yellow gold model
was worn with a Jubilee bracelet
– one of three bracelets offered by the company (along with the Oyster
and the President
) and a supple five-piece link bracelet with an elegant concealed clasp.
The Rolex Datejust 41 comes with many customizations. You can choose from amongst many bracelet options, tens of color options, and three-band type options. It is a perfect companion for your candor and style. So, go on and choose a beautiful & trendy Rolex Datejust 41 for yourself now.
We present a new commander-in-chief of watches: the Rolex Datejust 41. After enjoying an unprecedented four terms in the Oval Office, this landmark piece has adorned the wrist of two US presidents: Dwight Eisenhower and Ronald Reagan. Furthermore, the El Camino
star's choice is even more versatile: stainless steel
, with a blue dial
- not traditional dress watch material, sure, but classic enough to lead the summit of a top table.