The Life of Henry Ford

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(7/30/1863) Born in Dearbornville, Michigan

1863

(1876) Starts fixing watches

1876

(1879) Works in machine shop and fixes steam engines

1879

(1888) Marries Clara Bryant

1888

(1891) Engineer at Edison Illuminating Co.

1891

(1893) Son Edsel Bryant Ford is born

1893

(1896) Builds the Quadricycle

1896

(1903) Starts Ford Motor Company

1903

(1908) First Model T sold

1908

(1913) First assembly line in car factory

1913

(1926) Starts building airplanes

1926

(1927) Makes the Model A car

1927

(4/7/1947) Dies in Dearborn, Michigan

4/7/1947