This Day in History Entry #156

February 7th, 2012 by Wordsman

The steel plow farmers did depend on
Was this crafty inventor’s great spawn
Now his enemies jeer:
“Nothing runs like a Deere
But so, too, nothing smells like a John!”

Event: Birth of John Deere, inventor of the steel plow and founder of Deere & Company
Year: 1804
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