Thomas Hargreaves Geddes and Eugene Desnoes formed Desnoes and Geddes Company limited. Setting the stage for the historic inception of Red Stripe Beer.
The first Red Stripe branded beer was brewed and becomes a milestone in Jamaican history.
Jamaica gained independence from Britain. Many Red Stripe beers were used to celebrate.
The Red Stripe stubby bottle was introduced.
Red Stripe beer receives a gold medal in the Monde Selection. Red Stripe Light wins the silver medal.
For the first time ever. Red Stripe beer export volume exceeds domestic volume and consumption.