Oct 27, 2017. Newman's Rolex Daytona was a gift from his wife, the actress Joanne Woodward. An engraved message on the back reads: Drive Carefully Me. Newman gave the watch to his daughter's college boyfriend, James Cox, in the 1980s, and he wore it for years. Bidding for the watch opened with a $10 million. There is something about studying in the United Kingdom that is difficult to find in…