This day in 1939 the “Mercury” automobile is announced.
This day in 1943 Igor Sikorsky donates his 1st helicopter to Henry Ford and lands on lawn of the Edison Institute Museum.
This day in 1944 P. E. Martin, Ford Motor Company production manager, dies.
This day in 1901 Henry Ford wins his first and only automobile race. (Grosse Pointe, Twp., MI)