Lenin Moreno was Vice President of Ecuador from 2007 to 2013. Lenin was injured in shooting much before getting involved in politics. Lenin was also nominated for Nobel Peace Prize in 2012.
Sudha Chandran is a famous Indian Classical dancer and TV actress. In 1981 she met a car accident and lost one leg. She couldn’t take the fact that she won’t be able to dance. Her doctor gave her a prosthetic Japir Foot that was meant to help her walk. But her passion and love for dance took her much ahead. She made her name as a classical Bharatnatyam dancer. A Bollywood film, Mayuri was made about her life and journey as a dancer.
Bethany Hamilton loves to surf and believes she was born to be in water. She was 13, when she was attacked by a vicious shark and lost her left arm. No one could have imagined that Bethany can surf anymore, but just a month later she has been back on the water with her surfboard. Soul Surfer, a movie was made showcasing the inspiring life journey of Bethany Hamilton.
Jason Lester, an athlete who is World class endurance sports champion. He was 12 when he met with a car accident that left his one arm completely paralyzed. Regardless the fact, his one arm is paralyzed, he can swim, ride and run just like Ironman and Ultraman. In 2009, Jason won the Best male athlete with disability award.