Steve Jobs was often quoted as crediting his success to a seemingly irrelevant source: a course on calligraphy that he took as an undergraduate at Reed College, where Jobs enrolled in 1972, then after six months dropped out.
"I learned about serif and sans-serif typefaces, about varying the amount of space between different letter combinations, about what makes great typography great," Jobs said about the calligraphy class in his famous speech at Stanford University in 2005. "It was beautiful, historical, artistically subtle in a way that science can't capture, and I found it fascinating."
Anuthin Wongsunkakon designed the official Thai version of Helvetica, one of the most popular fonts of all time.
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