Chrysler President and CEO who saved the company from bankruptcy. He engineered the Ford Mustang and Ford Pinto cars.
He received an engineering degree from Lehigh University and later continued his education at Princeton.
He was President and CEO of Chrysler Corporation from 1978 until 1992, during which time he revived the company.
He fathered two daughters with his first wife Mary McCleary, whom he married in 1956.
He was the president of Ford Motor Company until his interests clashed with Henry Ford II.