Henry Ford founder of Ford Motor Company was born on 30th July and died on 7th April 1947. And sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production. He developed and manufactured the first automobile that many middle class Americans could afford. As owner of the Ford Motor Company, he became one of the richest and best-known people in the world. He is credited with "Fordism": mass production of inexpensive goods coupled with high wages for workers. Ford married Clara Jane Bryant in 1866.