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Agassiz family

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Founded by Auguste Agassiz in 1832, it is now owned by the Swiss Swatch Group.
The family has included a number of high-profile members, such as the scientists Louis and Alexander Agassiz, as well as the founder of the Longines watch firm, Auguste Agassiz.

Antiquorum

His Longines' wristwatch, which was presented to him in 1931 by Rabbi Edgar Magnin, was auctioned by Antiquorum for US$596,000 on October 16, 2008 in New York, making it the most expensive Longines' timepiece ever sold at auction.
On October 16, 2008, Antiquorum sold a gold Longines wristwatch once owned by Albert Einstein for US$596,000 in New York.

Ernest Francillon

Several years later, Agassiz brought in his bright, enterprising nephew, trained economist Ernest Francillon, into the business.
Ernest Francillon (born 10 July 1834 in Lausanne), was the Swiss manager of Longines watches and an entrepreneur.

Aishwarya Rai

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Notable Longines brand ambassadors and timepieces owners include Humphrey Bogart, Harry Connick Jr., Audrey Hepburn, Aishwarya Rai, Kate Winslet and so on.
She modelled for Titan Watches, Longines watches, L'Oréal, Coca-Cola, Lakmé Cosmetics, Casio pager, Philips, Palmolive, Lux, Fuji films, Nakshatra Diamond Jewellery, and Kalyan Jewellers.

Saint-Imier

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Compagnie des Montres Longines Francillon S.A. or simply, Longines, is a Swiss luxury watchmaker based in Saint-Imier, Switzerland.
The small scale workshops were replaced by large factory work, when Longines opened a factory in the town in 1867.

Kate Winslet

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Notable Longines brand ambassadors and timepieces owners include Humphrey Bogart, Harry Connick Jr., Audrey Hepburn, Aishwarya Rai, Kate Winslet and so on.
As the brand ambassador of the luxury brands Lancôme and Longines, Winslet partnered with these companies to raise awareness and funds for the foundation.

Omega SA

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Longines, along with 7 other manufacturers including Omega, Rolex and Tissot, was given the lowest environmental rating as "Latecomers/Non-transparent", suggesting that the manufacturer has taken very few actions addressing the impact of its manufacturing activities on the environment and climate change.
It was the principal manufacturer of Ébauche (unfinished movements) and owner, through their sub-holding company General Watch Co (GWC), of various other Swiss watch brands including Longines, Rado, Certina, Hamilton Watch Company and Mido.

Archery World Cup

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It carries sponsorship from Kia and Longines, which supports the annual Longines Prize of Precision for archery, for the "best male and female athletes that master bow and arrow through concentration, balance, accuracy, and skill".

Charles Lindbergh

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In 1931, Longines collaborated with an aviator, Charles Lindbergh introduces an aviation watch called, Longines Weems, which is named after P. V. H. Weems.
Lindbergh wrote to the Longines watch company and described a watch that would make navigation easier for pilots.

The Swatch Group

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Founded by Auguste Agassiz in 1832, it is now owned by the Swiss Swatch Group.
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Show Jumping World Cup

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Longines has been the title sponsor of the series from October 2013.

Tissot

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Longines, along with 7 other manufacturers including Omega, Rolex and Tissot, was given the lowest environmental rating as "Latecomers/Non-transparent", suggesting that the manufacturer has taken very few actions addressing the impact of its manufacturing activities on the environment and climate change.
Tissot, along with 7 other manufacturers including Omega, Rolex and Longines, was given the lowest environmental rating as "Latecomers/Non-transparent", suggesting that the manufacturer has taken very few actions addressing the impact of its manufacturing activities on the environment and climate change.

The Longines Symphonette

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The series was sponsored by the Longines watch company.

Switzerland

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Compagnie des Montres Longines Francillon S.A. or simply, Longines, is a Swiss luxury watchmaker based in Saint-Imier, Switzerland. His Longines pocket watch is now kept in the Bern Historical Museum in Switzerland.

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Its winged hourglass logo, which was registered in 1889, is the oldest unchanged yet still active registered trademark.

Brand ambassador

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Notable Longines brand ambassadors and timepieces owners include Humphrey Bogart, Harry Connick Jr., Audrey Hepburn, Aishwarya Rai, Kate Winslet and so on.

Humphrey Bogart

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Notable Longines brand ambassadors and timepieces owners include Humphrey Bogart, Harry Connick Jr., Audrey Hepburn, Aishwarya Rai, Kate Winslet and so on.

Harry Connick Jr.

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Notable Longines brand ambassadors and timepieces owners include Humphrey Bogart, Harry Connick Jr., Audrey Hepburn, Aishwarya Rai, Kate Winslet and so on.

Audrey Hepburn

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Notable Longines brand ambassadors and timepieces owners include Humphrey Bogart, Harry Connick Jr., Audrey Hepburn, Aishwarya Rai, Kate Winslet and so on.

Albert Einstein

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In particular, Albert Einstein owned two timepieces from Longines, one 1943 silver pocket watch and one 1929 gold wristwatch.

Pocket watch

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In particular, Albert Einstein owned two timepieces from Longines, one 1943 silver pocket watch and one 1929 gold wristwatch.

Rabbi

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His Longines' wristwatch, which was presented to him in 1931 by Rabbi Edgar Magnin, was auctioned by Antiquorum for US$596,000 on October 16, 2008 in New York, making it the most expensive Longines' timepiece ever sold at auction.

Edgar Magnin

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His Longines' wristwatch, which was presented to him in 1931 by Rabbi Edgar Magnin, was auctioned by Antiquorum for US$596,000 on October 16, 2008 in New York, making it the most expensive Longines' timepiece ever sold at auction.

New York City

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His Longines' wristwatch, which was presented to him in 1931 by Rabbi Edgar Magnin, was auctioned by Antiquorum for US$596,000 on October 16, 2008 in New York, making it the most expensive Longines' timepiece ever sold at auction.

Bern Historical Museum

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His Longines pocket watch is now kept in the Bern Historical Museum in Switzerland.