The Rolex Date was introduced in the 1950s with the ref. 6534. The men’s Rolex Date watch was a smaller alternative to the men’s Rolex Datejust 34mm instead of 36mm. A solid entry-level Rolex, the Oyster Perpetual Date, whether vintage or modern, is a delightful everyday luxury watch. The 34mm size makes it a good choice for either men or women, particularly, for younger Rolex fans.
The history of Rolex goes back to 1905 where Hans Wilsdorf & Alfred Davis started to produce watches. In 1908 the registered the name Rolex, this is where the it all started. The quality of the watches quickly became known. In 1926 the started with the first waterproof watch ever made. Step by step, Rolex introduced new models that meet the highest specifications.