John Deere - age: 82

John Deere

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ABOUT

American entrepreneur who invented the steel plow and founded Deere & Company.His company John Deere was worth more than $40 billion in 2010.He and Henry Ford were both Gilded Age entrepreneurs.

BEFORE FAME

He began working as a blacksmith's apprentice at age 17.

PERSONAL LIFE

He had nine children - Francis Albert, Jeanette, Ellen Sarah, Frances Alma, Charles, Emma Charlotte, Hiram Alvin, Alice Marie and Mary Frances - from two separate marriages.

Historical Events in the Life of John Deere

1833-5-6 John Deere makes 1st steel plough

FUN FACTS

Entrepreneur John Deere were born on Tuesday, in a leap year, birthstone is Amethyst, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of , it is 32 days until John Deere next birthday.

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