91/11/2001: The Day That Changed America
Hall of Heroes

A hero is a person who has by risking or sacrificing his or her life affected the lives of others. September 11, 2001, brought out many heroes, from the firefighters who entered the burning World Trade Center to the kids who raised money to help victims of 9/11. Who is a hero in your eyes? This is your chance to nominate a person to the Hall of Heroes. Tell us about this person and why he or she deserves to be called a hero.

Who would you nominate to the Hall of Heroes?

Read the current selection of nominations to the Hall of Heroes.

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Your first name only

The first initial of your last name

How old are you?

What state do you live in?