1903 : Ford Motor Company Incorporates

June 16, 2018 all-day

On June 16, 1903, Henry Ford and 11 investors signed articles of incorporation for the Ford Motor Company in Michigan. After two earlier attempts at car making ventures, the Detroit Auto Company (which failed) and the Henry Ford Company (which Ford withdrew from and later became Cadillac), this third company became the number one auto manufacturer in the U.S. within three years.

Source : Detroit Historical Society Facebook page

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