Hero (disambiguation)

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A hero is a person who performs extraordinary deeds for the benefit of others.

Hero may also refer to:

People[edit]

  • Hero of Alexandria (c. 10–70 AD), ancient Greek mathematician
  • Hero the Younger (fl. 938), Byzantine land surveyor
  • Agent Hero, codename for Soviet double agent Oleg Penkovsky (1919–1963)
  • Hero, stage name of Justin Cassell (fl. 1950s), Montserratian calypso musician
  • Chris Hero (born 1979), stage name of Chris Spradlin, American professional wrestler
  • Hero (singer), stage name of Kim Jaejoong (born 1986), former member of Korean boy band TVXQ and current member of JYJ

Ancient religion[edit]

Arts and entertainment[edit]

Comics[edit]

Gaming[edit]

  • H.E.R.O., a 1984 computer and video game
  • Hero Online, a 2006 online roleplaying game
  • Hero System, a generic roleplaying game system published by Hero Games
  • Hero, common name for the franchise of musical performance simulation games including Guitar Hero
  • Hero, the default name for the protagonists of the Dragon Quest series

Literature[edit]

Film[edit]

Music[edit]

Albums[edit]

Opera and musicals[edit]

Songs[edit]

Publications[edit]

Television[edit]

Government[edit]

Manufacturing companies[edit]

Sports and racing[edit]

  • Hero's, a mixed martial arts organization
  • Heroic (horse) (1921–1939), Australian racehorse
  • HERO, HERO2, and HERO3 are generations of sports cameras made by GoPro

Technology[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Other uses[edit]

See also[edit]