The Incredible History of Henry Ford

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Henry Ford was the innovator of developing the assembly line technique of mass production and the founder of the Ford Motor Company. Ford is known for manufacturing an affordable automobile for many middle-class Americans and introduced the Model T automobile that revolutionized American industry and transportation. Ford was one of America's greatest businessmen, and his inventions and contributions to the Industrial Age make him one of the most influential people in history. He was a fascinating figure, often called one of Michigan's oddest ducks, a wild idealist, and a champion of the average person.