Today in History... The OJ Bronco Chase
In 1885… The Statue of Liberty, a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United States, arrived in New York City's harbor. It was to commemorate the Franco-American alliance during the American Revolution.
In 1903… Henry Ford and 12 stockholders in the Ford Motor Company met in Detroit to sign the official paperwork to create a new corporation. Ford started seven years earlier in 1896, when he built his first gasoline-powered vehicle--which he called the Quadricycle.