Henry Ford Biography

The Ford Motor Company is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. It was founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903. The company sells automobiles and commercial vehicles under the Ford brand and most luxury cars under the Lincoln brand. Ford also owns Brazilian SUV manufacturer, Troller, and Australian performance car manufacturer FPV. In the past it has also produced tractors and automotive components. Ford owns a 2.1% stake in Mazda of Japan, an 8% stake in Aston Martin of the United Kingdom, and a 49% stake in Jiangling of China. It also has a number of joint-ventures, two in China, one in Thailand, one in Turkey, and one in Russia. It is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is controlled by the Ford family, although they have minority ownership. It is described by Forbes as "the most important industrial company in the history of the United States." Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Henry Ford
Date of Birth:
July 30, 1863
Astrological Sign:
Leo
Age at Death:
unknown
Marriages
  • 1888-04-11
    Industrialist Henry Ford (24) weds Clara Jane Bryant (22) in Greenfield Township, Michigan
Henry Ford Timeline
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