Kevin Carter

Kevin Carter bio

Birth Name: Kevin Louis Carter

Occupation: Photographer

Place Of Birth: South Africa

Date Of Birth: September 13, 1960

Date Of Death: July 27, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Kevin Carter was born on the 13th of September, 1960. He was famous for being a Photographer. Photojournalist and member of the Bang-Bang Club, a group of South African photographers working towards the end of apartheid.

Kevin Carter was born in South Africa. He went AWOL from the Air Force after getting beaten up by other serviceman for defending a black mess hall waiter who was being insulted. He received the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography for his photograph depicting the 1993 famine in Sudan.

Kevin Carter was a Virgo and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Kevin Carter was born in 1960s. The 1960s were an era of protests. The decade was dominated by the Vietnam War, Civil Rights Protests, Cuban Missile Crisis, antiwar protests and saw the assassinations of US President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. It also marked the first man landed on the moon. Discover what happened on this day.

Kevin Louis Carter is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Kevin’s Kevin Louis Carter attended Florida.


Kevin Carter’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Kevin Carter’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Kevin Carter kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Kevin Carter was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Kevin Louis Carter
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Kevin Carter was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Kevin Carter was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Kevin Carter had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Kevin Carter’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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