5/31/1927 – Mr. Ford produces the last Model T
6/2/1899 – Locomobile Co. Founded – they were in business until 1929. They made a lot of cars, I hadn’t realized that. Here are a couple.
6/3/1864 Ransom Olds was born in Ohio. He developed and build cars named after him, Oldsmobile and REO (his middle name was Eli, hence REO, hey that was a band name REO Speedwagon.
I’ve never heard of the next guy, until now and did a little reading.
Barney Oldfield was born 6/3/1878. He was a race car drive, but started out racing bike and wining silver medals in the process. Here are a couple pics: