Canadian Hero: Terry Fox, shown during his run across Canada to raise money for cancer research in had to stop his journey just west of Thunder Bay, Ont., when his cancer returned and spread to his lungs.
Terry Fox statues by artist Douglas Coupland. Terry Fox attempted to run across Canada to raise money for cancer research. He got halfway, then found out he had cancer again. The run ended and Terry later passed away, in his early
TERRY FOX begins his Journey of Hope April 1980 by dipping his artificial leg in the Atlantic Ocean in St. By the time his journey is over million dollars will be raised. Sadly Terry passed away June 1981