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Harvey Samuel Firestone
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Harvey Firestone (1915)
Born (1868-12-20)December 20, 1868
Died February 7, 1938(1938-02-07) (aged 69)
Occupation Founder of Firestone Tire and Rubber Company
Spouse(s) Idabelle Smith Firestone
Children Harry (12–16 April 1897)
Harvey, Jr. (1898–1973)
Russell (1901-1951)
Leonard (1907-1996)
Raymond (1908-1994)
Roger (1912-1970)
Elizabeth (1914-1941)

Harvey Samuel Firestone (December 20, 1868 – February 7, 1938) was an American businessman. He was the founder of the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company, one of the first global makers of automobile tires.

Firestone died peacefully at his vacation home in Miami Beach, Florida at the age of 69 from coronary thrombosis.

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