Henry Ford

Henry Ford

Born: July 30, 1863

Died: April 7, 1947

Nationality: American

Occupation: Businessman, engineering

Biography: Henry Ford was an American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production. His introduction of the Model T automobile revolutionized transportation and American industry. As owner of the Ford Motor Company, he became one of the richest and best-known people in the world.

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Source/Notes: As quoted in International Encyclopedia of Prose and Poetical Quotations (1951) by William S. Walsh

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