Linotype® Centennial

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What is the Linotype® Centennial font?

Linotype commissioned Adrian Frutiger to design a special face in celebration of its 100th anniversary in 1986. The resulting serif design is slightly compact, the weight is sturdy with fairly high contrast between thicks and thins. With its clean, unobtrusive appearance, Linotype Centennial is an excellent choice for book and periodical texts, newspapers, magazines, newsletters, and books.

Linotype® Centennial Font families

The Linotype® Centennial includes the following font families:

  • Centennial Light
  • Centennial Light Italic
  • Centennial Roman
  • Centennial Italic
  • Centennial Bold
  • Centennial Bold Italic
  • Centennial Black
  • Centennial Black Italic

Linotype® Centennial Preview

Here is a preview of how Linotype® Centennial will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.

Is Linotype® Centennial Free to Download?

No. This is a premium font that you can download from Please don't waste your time looking for a free download of Linotype® Centennial as you just won't find it.

It's highly unlikely that this font can be found for free on the web. If you do, then potentially you'll risk getting viruses on your computer. One thing to remember is that it's illegal to use this font if you didn't pay for it!

Do the right thing. If you want Linotype® Centennial then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts to get it with the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their hard work. :)