The Photo That Changed the Face of AIDS

In November 1990, LIFE magazine published a photograph of a young man named David Kirby surrounded by anguished family members as he lay dying of AIDS. The haunting image of Kirby on his death bed, taken by a journalism student named Therese Frare, quickly became the one photograph most powerfully identified with the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

Source: Time
Published: Nov 25, 2015
Length: 7 minutes (1,780 words)
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