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Adolf Born
Adolf Born - Book World Fair 2010 Prague.jpg
Born 12 June 1930
České Velenice, Czechoslovakia
Died 22 May 2016(2016-05-22) (aged 85)
Nationality Czechoslovakia
(1930–93)
Czech
(1993–2016)
Occupation painter, illustrator, caricaturist, film-maker
Spouse(s) married
Children 1
Awards 17806 Adolfborn
Medal of Merit (Czech Republic)

Adolf Born (12 June 1930 – 22 May 2016) was a Czech painter, illustrator, caricaturist, animator and film-maker. He was known as a children's illustrator for most of his career. Born was a finalist for the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award in 2008. The asteroid 17806 Adolfborn is named after him.

Born died on 22 May 2016 in Prague at the age of 85.

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