Hero person who carries great deeds for the good of human society. In ancient times, particularly in ancient Greece, in connection with extraordinary abilities, heroes considered demigods. Nowadays outstanding heroes called their abilities and activities of people who show courage and dedication in fighting and work, people who embody the basic features of a certain age.
Heroes - is the ideal medium strength and athletic spirit intermediaries between humans and gods, benefactors of the Greek people, the founders of Greek cities and states, founders of a legal order. History does not see the heroes or historical figures or characters (abstract concepts embodied in the corresponding images). Heroes - ideal personality, not subject to environmental accidents and converted to plastic holistic personality. Some characters - works of imagination, no historical ground. These are all imaginary city founders, founders of philosophy and so on. Others may have been historical persons, but the myths they complete recognition idealized people's imagination, like, say, most of the heroes of the Trojan War.