1926 : "The Tudor" brand was registered by the Swiss watchmaking company "Veuve de Philippe Hüther" on behalf of Hans Wilsdorf
The very first watches produced in the 1920s and 1930s simply bore the name TUDOR, as a kind of birth certificate. A few rare models associated the name TUDOR with Rolex, corresponding to the fact that Rolex originally guaranteed the technical and aesthetic quality of TUDOR, which the brand later went on to develop autonomously.
1936 : Hans Wilsdorf himself took over "The Tudor" brand
It was around 1936 that a ...