The Canadian Press

1980-09-22 | Terry-Fox-ends-run

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It was a year of hope in Canada, personified by Terry Fox of New Westminster, BC. Fox, who lost a leg to cancer. He began his cross-Canada marathon the "Marathon of Hope" to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society. The marathon came to a sudden end in Thunder Bay, Ontario, September 22 when Fox told reporters his illness had returned.

Date: 1980-09-22
Placeline: Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 39 seconds

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