Malcolm W. Browne by: imahnie perez

April 17, 1931 - August 27, 2012 died at 81

Malcolm W. Browne's most famous photo with color.

Malcolm Browne was born April 17, 1931 and died August 27, 2012

His famous photo was taken November 6, 1963 called the "Burning Monk"

During the Vietnam War, Malcolm caught a Buddhist monk setting himself on fire in a Saigon street as a protest against South Vietnamese pres. Ngo Dinh Government.

Photographer Malcolm Browne, known for his shocking and iconic image of a self-immolating monk in Saigon

Browne went to Vietnam as a young reporter for the AP when the war was in its early stages, a small conflict well below the radar for most Americans.

Works Cited

"1963 Malcolm W. Browne WY | World Press Photo." World Press Photo. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Dec. 2016.

"The Burning Monk, 1963." Rare Historical Photos. N.p., 23 June 2015. Web. 09 Dec. 2016.

"Malcolm Browne, Journalist Who Took The 'Burning Monk' Photo, Dies." NPR. NPR, n.d. Web. 09 Dec. 2016.

"Malcolm Wilde Browne." Encyclopedia Britannica Online. Encyclopedia Britannica, n.d. Web. 09 Dec. 2016.

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