Colby Burpo

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4, 2004
United States
Birth Sign
4, 2004 (age 16)
United States


The youngest member of the Burpo family, he rose to fame after his father released the book Heaven Is For Real about his brother's miraculous visions after an emergency surgery at the age of three. A feature film based on the book came out in 2014. 

Before Fame

He hadn't yet been born when his brother began detailing his visions of Heaven. 


His father's book, Heaven Is For Real, debuted at No. 3 on the New York Times Bestseller List when it was released in 2010. 

Family Life

His father, Todd, authored Heaven Is For Real. His mother, Sonja, and sister, Cassie, had onscreen counterparts in the Heaven Is For Real Film, like his brother and father. 

Associated With

Though he hadn't been born yet in the story, his family was portrayed in the movie Heaven Is For Real, which starred Greg Kinnear and Kelly Reilly