Henry Ford Net Worth

Henry Ford Net Worth is
$199 Billion

Henry Ford Biography

He was wedded to Clara Jane Bryant with whom he includes a boy called Edsel Ford. This business magnate is most beneficial named the founder of the globally renowned Ford Motor Firm. Henry Ford can be known to have gone an enormous part of his prosperity to the Ford Base, which he made, and he also produced his family in charge of the business. In 1882, he came back to Dearborn to focus on the family members farm to greatly help his parents, and became quite effective in working the Westinghouse portable steam engine. When you are who owns the Ford Motor Firm, Ford was regarded as among the richest personalities on the world during the past. Henry Ford was created on

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Quick Facts

Full NameHenry Ford
Net Worth$199 Billion
Date Of BirthJuly 30, 1863
DiedApril 7, 1947, Fair Lane, Dearborn, Michigan, United States
Height1.78 m
ProfessionEntrepreneur, Industrialist, Business magnate, Engineer, Inventor, Businessperson
EducationDetroit Business Institute
SpouseClara Ala Bryant
ChildrenEdsel Ford
ParentsWilliam Ford, Mary Litogot Ford
SiblingsWilliam Ford, Jr., Jane Ford, Margaret Ford, Robert Ford
AwardsOrder of the German Eagle, Elliott Cresson Medal

Interesting Facts

1 In July 1938, before the outbreak of World War II, the German consul in Cleveland gave Ford, on his 75th birthday, the award of the "Grand Cross of the German Eagle", the highest medal that Nazi Germany could bestow on a foreigner who sympathized with the Nazi cause.
2 In 1922 "The New York Times" reported that Adolf Hitler's office contained a large picture of Ford. A well-thumbed copy of "The International Jew" was found in his library. It was a four-volume set of booklets and pamphlets published and distributed in the early 1920s by Ford. The rabidly anti-Ssemitc texts first appeared in Ford's own newspaper, "The Dearborn Independent". The paper reached a circulation of 900,000 by 1925, second only to the "New York Daily News", largely due to a quota system for promotion imposed on Ford dealers. Lawsuits regarding anti-Semitic material published in the paper caused Ford to close it, and the last issue was published in December 1927.
3 Inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame in 1967.
4 Grandfather of Henry Ford II, Benson Ford, and William Clay Ford.
5 Father of Edsel Ford.
6 Candidate for U.S. Senator from Michigan in 1918.
7 The only American favorably mentioned in Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf".
8 Pictured on the 12¢ US postage stamp in the original issue of the Prominent Americans series, issued 30 July 1968.


1 When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
2 Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice.
3 [on friends] My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
4 [on action] Don't find fault. Find a remedy.
5 Say you can or say you can't, either way you're right.
6 Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off the goal.
7 History is more or less bunk. It's tradition. We don't want tradition. We want to live in the present and the only history that's worth a tinker's dam is the history we make today.
8 You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.
9 Every time I reduce the price of the car by one dollar I get one thousand new buyers.



Because of Love 1936 uncredited


The American Road 1953 Documentary short Himself (home movie footage) (uncredited)
Til Vesterheimen 1939 Documentary Himself
Animated Weekly, No. 40 1916 Documentary short Himself
Animated Weekly, No. 1 1916 Documentary short Himself
Mutual Weekly, No. 44 1915 Short Himself
Pathé News, No. 86 1915 Short Himself

Archive Footage

Edison 2015 Himself
AmeriCarna 2014 TV Series Himself
American Experience 1990-2013 TV Series documentary Himself / Himself - Former CEO of The Ford Motor Car Company
Brothers on the Line 2012 Documentary Himself
Geheimnisse des 'Dritten Reichs' 2011 TV Series documentary Himself
CBS News Sunday Morning 2009 TV Series documentary Himself
Apocalypse - La 2ème guerre mondiale 2009 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Modern Marvels 2000-2005 TV Series documentary Himself
The Tramp and the Dictator 2002 Documentary Himself (uncredited)
Ils ont filmé la guerre en couleur 2000 TV Movie documentary Himself (uncredited)
Biography of the Millennium: 100 People - 1000 Years 1999 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself - #29
The Century: America's Time 1999 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg 1998 Documentary Himself
A Science Odyssey 1998 TV Series Himself
Empires of Industry 1998 TV Series Himself
American Masters 1997 TV Series documentary Himself
Prohibition: Thirteen Years That Changed America 1997 TV Movie documentary Himself (uncredited)
The Shadow of Hate 1995 Documentary short Himself
Biography 1994 TV Series documentary Himself
American Justice: Target - Mafia 1993 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
The Great Depression 1993 TV Series documentary Himself
Unser Auto wird 100 1985 TV Series documentary Himself
Hollywood Babylon 1972 Himself (uncredited)
I Never Forget a Face 1956 Short documentary Himself
This Was Yesterday 1954 Documentary short Himself
The Golden Twenties 1950 Documentary Himself
Panama-Pacific International Exhibition 1940 Short Himself

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