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 amputee Terry Fox was forced to stop his run across Canada for cancer research after it was discovered that his bone cancer had spread to his lungs. He died 10 months later. I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Change The World, In This World, Mind Blowing Facts, O Canada, Nostalgia, Interesting History, History

On This Day: Terry Fox’s “Marathon of Hope” Comes to an End

On Sept. 1, 1980, amputee Terry Fox was forced to stop his 5,000-mile run across Canada after it was discovered that his bone cancer had spread to his lungs. He died 10 months later, but not before realizing his dream of raising one dollar for cancer research for every person in Canada.

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. Canadian Things, I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Canadian Culture, Retro Camping, Tent Camping, Camping Games, Camping Theme, Camping Equipment

The legacy of Terry Fox's dream | CBC News

Sept. 19, 2010, marks the 30th Terry Fox Run. The annual event has raised more than $550 million for cancer research.

The contest for the most Canadian picture ever is officially over. A Mountie in Saskatchewan took a photo with a baby beaver, and it basically belongs on Canadian passports forevermore. Canadian Memes, Canadian Things, I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Canadian Humour, Canada 150, Visit Canada, Westminster, Animales

Mountie + baby beaver = most Canadian photo ever? | CBC News

It's hard to imagine anything more Canadian — or more adorable — than a photo of a Mountie cuddling a baby beaver.

40 years ago today, Terry Fox started the Marathon of Hope. 40 Years Ago Today, Canadian Things, Tokyo Ghoul Wallpapers, Canada Eh, Canadian History, Red Deer, Iconic Characters, Black N White Images, Fox Art

Terry Fox Run 2015 - Red Deer

Find event details and tickets information for Terry Fox Run 2015 - Red Deer Hosted By The Terry Fox Foundation. Event starts at Sun Sep 20 2015 at 11:00 am and happening at Red Deer.

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On This Date: March 2014 - Legion Magazine

MARCH 1, 1945 Despite serious leg wounds, Major Frederick Tilston braves heavy enemy fire in the Hochwald Forest, Germany, to deliver ammunition and organize defence of a captured headquarters. He is awarded the Victoria Cross.

Greg Scott walks along with Terry Fox, at Terrace Bay. Both lost a leg to bone cancer and Greg came from Welland to meet Fox on his marathon run to raise money for cancer research. Greg says he got used to his artificial leg quickly. I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Canadian Things, Fox Images, Fox Pictures, Toronto Star, Love And Basketball, Student Council, Souvenir

Terry Fox to be inducted into Medical Hall of Fame

A key player in the development of insulin, the researcher who discovered the cystic fibrosis gene and others will be inducted along with Fox in 2012.

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Calgary Herald

Images of Terry Fox, the Marathon of Hope, his family and the Terry Fox Runs held every year to raise

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Diary of a Fat Girl

How I lost 140 pounds, overcame binge eating disorder, and learned to love myself after weight loss surgery

WHITBY, ON - JULY 1980 - Terry Fox is greeted by his mother Betty,in a surprise reunion on Highway 2 near Whitby. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Frederick The Great, Photo Software, Happy Canada Day, Canadian History, July 10, Happy People, Celebs, Celebrities, Still Image

WHITBY, ON - JULY 10, 1980 - Terry Fox is greeted by his mother...

WHITBY, ON - JULY 10, 1980 - Terry Fox is greeted by his mother Betty,in a surprise reunion on Highway 2 near Whitby.

Betty Fox – and Roland (Rolly) Fox – were loving parents to Fred, Terry, Darryl, and Judith. Love Parents, Quotes For Kids, Quotes Children, Happy Canada Day, O Canada, Love To Meet, British Columbia, Role Models, Ontario

Terry's Parents - Terry Fox

Betty Fox (1937 – 2011) and Roland (Rolly) Fox (1935 – 2016) were loving parents to Fred, Terry, Darryl, and Judith.

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. Canadian Things, I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Canadian Culture, Retro Camping, Tent Camping, Camping Games, Camping Theme, Camping Equipment

The legacy of Terry Fox's dream | CBC News

Sept. 19, 2010, marks the 30th Terry Fox Run. The annual event has raised more than $550 million for cancer research.

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The legacy of Terry Fox's dream | CBC News

Sept. 19, 2010, marks the 30th Terry Fox Run. The annual event has raised more than $550 million for cancer research.