A. B. Frost, American author and illustrator (d. 1928) was born on January 17, 1851.
January 17, 1851
Arthur Burdett Frost, usually cited as A. B. Frost, was an American illustrator, graphic artist, painter and comics writer. He is best known for his illustrations of Brer Rabbit and other characters in the Joel Chandler Harris' Uncle Remus books.