Tomáš Baťa was born in Zlin 3. April 1876. Founder of Bata concern. The Biograph of Tomas Bata by Anthony Cekota you can order here: Tomáš Baťa - Entrepreneur Extraordinary The title says it all.
The Tomas Bata Foundation has taken over the design of the Junkers F13, which will be located at the Tomáš Baťa Memorial. Look at the finished parts of the aircraft.