• Born date: 1865-03-08
  • Born in: n.a.
  • Death date: 1947-05-11
  • Death in: Marlborough-on-Hudson
Frederic Goudy

Frederic W. Goudy (Bloomington, Illinois, March 8, 1865 – Marlborough-on-Hudson, May 11, 1947) was a prolific American type designer whose typefaces include Copperplate Gothic, Kennerly, and Goudy Old Style. In 1938 he also designed University of California Old Style, for the sole proprietary use of the University of California Press.