Breaking News: Walter Lange, A. Lange & Söhne Honorary Chairman, Has Died At Age 92

Breaking News: Walter Lange, A. Lange & Söhne Honorary Chairman, Has Died At Age 92

It’s a tragic day for watchmaking. Without Mr. Lange, we wouldn’t have Lange 1, the Datograph, and incalculable different symbols of present day horology. He was consistently a warm presence in the Lange family, going to festivities, key deliveries, and gatherer occasions around the planet. Numerous individuals from the HODINKEE group had the delight of meeting Mr. Lange on different events throughout the long term, and all are sorry to learn of his passing. You truly felt when you met Mr. Lange that the brand was a piece of him and that wearing a Lange implied taking an interest in his family’s dearest custom. This is the absolute first SIHH that Walter Lange has missed and we’re certain everybody here is missing him. 

We got an opportunity to find Walter Lange back in 2014 to perceive what watch he wore day by day and you can investigate more about the historical backdrop of his family’s namesake image here .