Friday, June 26, 2015

Fact of the Day: Henry Ford Politics

While Henry Ford was a legend for the automotive industry, his run for Senate was less succesful. President Woodrow Wilson asked Ford to run for Senate representing Michigan but lost to Republican Truman Newberry in a close election in 1918.

9 comments:

Dascha said...

Wow, interesting.

x

Huggybear said...

So money makes a successful politican???
Now that is INTERESTING.
Colin

Pilar Domínguez said...

I didn´t know this "political side" of him. Interesting question. Kisses:)

Christine said...

Such is life!

Anonymous said...

I was going to say that I like his glasses, but he is not wearing any.

Pat Hatt said...

Can't be good at everything I guess

Holy Ghost Writer said...

Never knew he tried politics

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

I had no idea he was interested in getting involved in politics.

stephen Hayes said...

I don't think Henry Ford would ave ade a good senator.