He was rewarded by three Presidents of the United States, won the Congressional Medal of Honor, and built a multi-million dollar company! Who is this mystery man? The most unlikely hero of all times ,Forrest Gump. Whether, because the thought of his beloved Jenny or his best friend Babba help him to keep on going. Forrest Gump went from underdog to the most unlikely hero in more than one occasion. Forrest, saved Lieutenant Dan from death, kept his promises to Babba, and inspire million when he ran across the nation.
Forrest role as an unlikely hero first began when he was sent to Vietnam. Forrest become a hero when he went back into the line of fire to save his struggling comrades and was shot. This was his “ordeal” because he came face to face with the chance of death. Forrest did not think twice about going back to save his struggling comrades but more importantly he going to save his best friend Babba. While many other may have frozen up with fear, his only thought of saving his comrades. His heroic action saved not only, Lieutenant Dan but many more from his platoon. Forrest did what he did not to win a Congressional Medal of Honor but simply because it was the right thing to do. Not ever realizing that he was a hero.
Forrest second great unlikely heroic act was keep his promise to his best friend Bubba. Even after his friend has died .After his service in the army, Forrest went out and got him self a shrimping boat. Not knowing the first thing about shrimping. Whether by dumb luck or by grace of god Forrest survive the massive hurricane that strikes the coast. Like out of some heroic comic book forrest's boat is the only one that survive. With his boat being the only one left, he made millions of the shrimp he catches. Forrest action keep Babba's dream alive and he even made a company in his friends name. Called “Bubbagump Shrimp”. His heroism did not only stop at keeping his dead friends dream alive but he even split the money...
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