MATERIAL: 18ct Rose Gold
MOVEMENT: Manual Mechanical
CASE DIAMETER: 34mm
- The first meeting of the United Nations is held at Methodist Central Hall Westminster in London.
- Laurence Olivier's Henry V opens in the United States nearly 2 years after its release in England. It is the first Shakespeare film in colour, and critics hail it as the finest film adaptation of a Shakespeare play ever made.
- President Harry S. Truman delivers Proclamation 2714, which officially ends hostilities in World War II.