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Dad of Canadian icon Terry Fox, Rolly Fox, dies of cancer

The father of Terry Fox, one of Canada's greatest and most revered heroes, has died of cancer. Rolland Fox died on Tuesday afternoon, months after being diagnosed with lung cancer.

Op-Ed: Thank you Terry Fox, you've inspired us 32 years later

Thirty-two years ago a young man, virtually unknown, begun a journey that will not end until the enemy he fought against was gone. Terry Fox started his race across Canada to raise funds for cancer research on April 12 and inspired the world.

Mother of Terry Fox dies

Chilliwack - The mother of Canadian hero Terry Fox has passed away. Mrs. Betty Fox died this morning in Chilliwack. She had been suffering from complications from diabetes and arthritis.

Newfoundland artist to create Terry Fox statue in St. John's

Luben Boykov has been selected to create a statue of Terry Fox for the Terry Fox Mile 0 Memorial Site in St. John's, Newfoundland Environment Minister John Baird announced today.

Terry Fox's parents speak about their son

Thirty years ago young Terry Fox was forced to give up his run across Canada when cancer returned. The news that cancer had come back to the young inspirational athlete was heartbreaking to his parents Betty and Rolly Fox.

Lighting a torch for Terry Fox at the 2010 Olympic games

Online petition "Terry Fox's mother to light the flame at the 2010 Olympics" surpasses 79,000 members on Thursday night and supporters for the cause are still pouring in.

The Van That Followed Terry Fox Set To Roll Across Canada Raising Money For Cancer

The Ecoline van that Terry Fox and his brother lived in as Fox attempted to run across Canada during his Marathon of Hope has been restored and is set to begin a cross-Canada tour.

Terry Fox Ran Into Toronto Today In 1980

It's been 17 years since that fateful day that a Canadian hero ran into town. He was already weakened by the cancer that was returning to his body. But the money that he had hoped to get for cancer research was coming in.

Cancer Scientists Mark 20th Anniversary Of Terry Fox's Death

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — At the research laboratories named in honor of Terry Fox, there were no formal ceremonies Thursday to mark the 20th anniversary of the death of the Canadian hero. But Fox's memory is never far from the minds of hundred..

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The Terry Fox Memorial in Ottawa.
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