Henry ford took inspiration from the past, saw opportunities for the future, and believed in technology as a force for improving people's lives to him, technology wasn't just a source of. The oldest of six children, henry ford was born on july 30, 1863, on a prosperous farm near dearborn, michigan he attended school until the age of fifteen, at which time he developed a. Henry ford is born on a farm to william and mary ford in springwells township, michigan in 1863 explore a timeline of his life.
We would like to thank the ford motor company fund, motorcities national heritage area and the henry ford heritage association for the development of this interactive timeline. Henry ford was born on the 30th of july, 1863 to william and mary ford in a rural town west of detroit, michigan which is now a part of dearborn he had two sisters, margaret and jane, and. Early life and education: born on a farm in greenfield township, michigan on 30 july in 1863, henry ford was the eldest son of six children born to william and mary ford.
- life and achievements of henry ford henry ford was born in dearborn, michigan, on july 30, 1863 he died on april 7, 1947, in dearborn he started his career in production at the age of 16. 3 major accomplishments of henry ford ford motors: q&a henry ford accomplishments guest ford 3 major accomplishments of henry ford jay ford is credited with the modernization of. Henry ford biography henry ford was the founder of the ford motors company, had brought a revolution in the automobile industry this biography of henry ford provides detailed information. Henry ford had two brothers and two sisters his father gave him a pocket watch when he was henry ford has 64 books on goodreads with 7448 ratings henry fords most popular book is my life and.
Fostering interest in the life and accomplishments of henry ford, and to preserve and interpret the landmarks associated with his life and family this day in 1933 henry and edsel ford i. Major accomplishments of henry ford and his company timeline created by seandugan in business jul 30, 1863 henry ford was born to william and mary ford he was the first of six. Born in 1863, henry ford was the first surviving son of william and mary ford, who owned a prosperous farm in dearborn, michigan at 16, he left home for the nearby city of detroit, where he. But it seems to be true by all accounts, though i doubt you will ever hear any authorities verify it on the record, especially ford motor company or the ford family as henry ford himself.
Model t cars were once all over america learn more about how they came to be via the life story of henry ford, at biographycom.
According to “clara: mrs henry ford,” a biography by ford r bryan: “the two were impressed by each other, clara with henry’s unique mechanical talents and henry with clara’s serious. Accomplishments henry ford was one of several people who helped the us become a country of motorists his inexpensive model t was the first car that everyone could buy.