Age, Biography and Wiki

Larry Burrows (Henry Frank Leslie Burrows) was born on 29 May, 1926 in London, United Kingdom. Discover Larry Burrows’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 45 years old?

Popular As Henry Frank Leslie Burrows
Occupation N/A
Age 45 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Born 29 May 1926
Birthday 29 May
Birthplace London, United Kingdom
Date of death (1971-02-10) Laos
Died Place N/A
Nationality United Kingdom

We recommend you to check the complete list of Famous People born on 29 May.
He is a member of famous with the age 45 years old group.

Larry Burrows Height, Weight & Measurements

At 45 years old, Larry Burrows height not available right now. We will update Larry Burrows’s Height, weight, Body Measurements, Eye Color, Hair Color, Shoe & Dress size soon as possible.

Physical Status
Height Not Available
Weight Not Available
Body Measurements Not Available
Eye Color Not Available
Hair Color Not Available

Dating & Relationship status

He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don’t have much information about He’s past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

Parents Not Available
Wife Not Available
Sibling Not Available
Children Not Available

Larry Burrows Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Larry Burrows worth at the age of 45 years old? Larry Burrows’s income source is mostly from being a successful . He is from United Kingdom. We have estimated
Larry Burrows’s net worth
, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million – $5 Million
Salary in 2023 Under Review
Net Worth in 2022 Pending
Salary in 2022 Under Review
House Not Available
Cars Not Available
Source of Income

Larry Burrows Social Network




In 2021, Burrows was posthumously inducted into the International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum.


In December 2019, the Newseum was closed due to financial difficulties and the remains of Burrows, Huet, Potter and Shimamoto were disinterred. Their remains are currently stored at the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency lab at Offutt Air Force Base awaiting a permanent burial place.


In 2008 the remains of Burrows and fellow photographers Huet, Potter and Shimamoto were honoured and interred at the Newseum in Washington, D.C.


Journalist David Halberstam paid tribute to Burrows in the 1997 book Requiem: By the Photographers Who Died in Vietnam and Indochina –


In 1985, the Laurence Miller Gallery in New York published a portfolio of Burrows’ prints, with the assistance of his son Russell Burrows. In 2002, Burrows’ posthumous book Vietnam was awarded the Prix Nadar award.


In early 1971, Burrows was elected a fellow of the Royal Photographic Society.


‘Reaching Out’ was taken on 5 October 1966 after the Marines were ambushed on Mutter’s Ridge. However, the image wasn’t featured in Life until February 1971 following Burrows’ death.


One of his most famous images, published first in Life magazine on 16 April 1965, entitled “One Ride with Yankee Papa 13” about a mission on 31 March 1965.


Burrows went on to become a photographer and covered the war in Vietnam from 1962 until his death in 1971. ‘Reaching Out’ became one his most famous images. It features US Marine Gunnery Sgt. Jeremiah Purdie, who while wounded, is seen reaching out to wounded Lance Corporal Roger Dale Treadway.


He had an early success with his coverage of the demolition of the Heligoland U-Boat Pens in 1947. Working for the Associated Press, Burrows was a passenger in De Havilland Dragon Rapide. Officially they were supposed to go no closer than 9 miles to the island. However, Burrows persuaded the pilot to fly over at only 500 feet, knocking out the window perspex when it obscured his shot. For his efforts he was able to take eleven images and earned himself two pages in Life Magazine.


Burrows began his career in the art department of the Daily Express newspaper in 1942 in London. He learned photography and moved to work in the darkrooms of the Keystone photography agency and Life Magazine. It was here that Burrows started to be called Larry to avoid confusion with another Henry working in the same office. It was not unknown for him to redo a whole day of work in order to secure the best result.


Henry Frank Leslie Burrows (29 May 1926 – 10 February 1971), known as Larry Burrows, was an English photojournalist. He spent 9 years covering the Vietnam War.