Hustler magazine editor who gained attention after publishing nude photographs of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, the former wife of John F. Kennedy. He was the president of the publishing company Larry Flynt Publications. He was named number 1 on a 2003 list of "50 Powerful People in Porn".
He served in both the United States Army and the United States Navy.
He founded Hustler magazine and was paralyzed from the waist down due to an assassination attempt on him. He had bipolar disorder.
He married his fifth wife Elizabeth Berrios in 1998.
He is portrayed by Woody Harrelson in the 1996 drama film The People vs. Larry Flynt.