"Henry Ford posing with his first car (the 1896 quadricycle) and the 10 millionth Model T Ford. This photograph was taken during the celebrations for the 30th anniversary of the Ford Motor Company." On September 27, 1908, the first Model T automobile was produced. This engineering achievement was due to the vision, ingenuity and risk-taking of Henry Ford. His innovation of assembly line production would make the automobile affordable to the average person.
September 27, 1908: Ford Model T is Built On this day in 1908, the first Ford Model T automobile was produced by the Ford Motor Company. The Ford Model T was considered to be the first affordable automobile in America.
April 7 - #OnThisDay in 1947, Henry Ford, the founder of Ford Motor Company, which developed the first affordable, mass-produced car-the Model-T-and also helped pioneer assembly-line manufacturing, dies at the age of 83.