Why was Terry Fox a hero?
Terry fox is a hero because he risked his own life and health to help us humans with cancer or disability's. Terry also followed his dream for us. He's also a hero because he raised over 1 million dollars for cancer research.
In a land of many Nations and Cultures Terry did something that inspired all Canadians, something all Canadians, regardless of history, culture, religion or language agreed with. That is a rare thing in a Confederation as diverse as Canada and anyone able to bring us together in such an inspirational manner is very much a Hero. Thank you Terry.
10. Terry Fox is a hero because he risked his own life and health to help humans with cancer or disabilities. He's also a hero because he raised 1 million dollars for cancer research. 9. Terry Fox is considered one of Canada's greatest heroes of the 20th century and the worlds largest one day fundraiser for cancer research.