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Henry Ford

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Birthday
30, 1863
Birthplace
Greenfield, MI
Death Date
Apr 7, 1947 (83)
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Birthday
30, 1863
Birthplace
Greenfield, MI
Death Date
Apr 7, 1947 (83)

About

Founder of Ford Motor Company who developed the assembly-line process for mass production. One of his first cars was the Model T.

Before Fame

He repaired watches in his teenage years.

Trivia

He was not the inventor of the automobile. However, he made automobiles affordable for middle-class Americans.

Family Life

He married Clara Ala Bryant and together they had a son, Edsel. He was one of the most recognizable and richest entrepreneurs of his age.

Associated With

He was encouraged by Thomas Edison to continue developing the Ford automobile.

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