My hero is Terry Fox, I picked Terry Fox because he was helping people with cancer by raising money for research.Terry Fox was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada to Rolly and Betty Fox.He moved to Morrill Street in Port Coquitlam. Terry Fox had an older brother Fred, and a younger brother Darrell, and his sister Judith. Terry Fox died because of cancer in his leg ( Which caused it to be amputated) the cancer spread to his lungs during his marathon. Terry Fox died in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Terry Foxes Name is Terrance Stanley fox. Terry Fox wanted to get one dollar for each of Canada’s 24 million people. He started in St. Johns, Newfoundland. He was running every day.