Henry Ford founded the Ford Motor Company in Detroit and gave birth to the auto industry in the United States. He made major innovations to the manufacturing process, such as the moving assembly line, and paid his worker... More »

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Henry Ford is most famous for founding the Ford Motor Company and developing innovative concepts in manufacturing. Ford conceived and introduced the assembly line as a form of mass production in 1914. His vision was to h... More »

Henry Ford did not invent anything, but he innovated and revolutionized the automobile and manufacturing. Although he is often referred to as the inventor of the automobile, the first true automobile was invented by Karl... More »

A timeline of Henry Ford's life should include such essential dates, such as his birth July 30, 1863, and the date when he established the Ford Motor Company with Alexander Malcolmson, June 16, 1903. The month when he fi... More »

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Henry Ford started producing tractors in 1917 under the Henry Ford and Son Company and rolled the tractor unit back into Ford Motor Company in 1920. The company continued making tractors until it sold the unit to Fiat Ag... More »

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Henry Ford's greatest legacy was his introduction of the assembly line. With the improved efficiency it brought to manufacturing, Ford made the automobile affordable to the common masses. The assembly line affected the p... More »

Henry Ford brought out his first car, the Model A, in 1903, the same year that the Ford Motor Company was incorporated. Introduced in 1908, the Model T was said to have put the world on wheels. More »

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