30th July in history

30th July in history

Born on this day in 1863, Henry Ford was an American industrialist, business magnate, and founder of the Ford Motor Company, and chief developer of the assembly line technique of mass production.

Did you know that:

• The City of Baghdad founded by Abbasid caliph Al-Mansur, just north of ancient Baghdad, on this day in 762
• The first Penguin book was published on this day in 1935, starting the paperback revolution
• Arnold Schwarzenegger is an Austrian-American actor, producer, businessman, retired bodybuilder, and former politician born on this day in 1947
• Joey King is an American actress born on this day in 1999

// Compiled by Zoya Siddiqui

Zoya Siddiqui

Zoya is a fledgling journalist with a natural penchant for wordsmithery and a soft corner for environment and wildlife. A literature student, she contributes articles on history, environment and latest fads.

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