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 The Donor for the first Heart Transplant Operation by HiltonT. This Day in History: Dec First human heart transplant First Heart Transplant, Organ Transplant, Organ Donation, New Heart, Human Heart, First Humans, Interesting History, Women In History, Famous Women

This Day in History: Dec 3, 1967: First human heart transplant

On December 3, 1967, 53-year-old Lewis Washkansky receives the first human heart transplant at Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa. Washkansky, a South African grocer dying from chronic heart disease, received the transplant from Denise Darvall, a 25-year-old woman who was fatally injured in a car accident. Surgeon Christiaan Barnard, who trained at the University of Cape Town and in the United States, performed the revolutionary medical operation. The technique Barnard…

Exterior façade Arthur Elliott, Wikipedia Entry By courtesy of The University of Pretoria's digital repository, UPSpace Old Pictures, Old Photos, South African Artists, Cape Town South Africa, Most Beautiful Cities, Ivory Coast, African History, Holiday Destinations, Live

Groote Schuur Hospital

Exterior façade Arthur Elliott, 1870-1938 Wikipedia Entry By courtesy of The University of Pretoria's digital repository, UPSpace

Groote Schuur Hospital, completed in 1938 Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Antique Maps, Historical Pictures, African History, Africa Travel, Cape Town, Homeland

Groote Schuur Hospital, completed in 1938

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For todays cardiologists traveling in time machine may be made as an essential assignment . It seems there is more to learn from history than the core medical science. How the knowledge evolv… First Heart Transplant, Male Nurse, Cardiology, Medical Science, Modern History, Folk Music, Japanese Beauty, World History, Funny People

Vintage cardiology : When a young girl’s heart became an eternal rhythm of life !

For todays cardiologists traveling in time machine may be made as an essential assignment . It seems there is more to learn from history than the core medical science. How the knowledge evolv…

First human heart transplant. Christiaan Barnard is shown after performing the first human heart transplant on patient Louis Washkansky on December in Cape Town, South Africa. Christiaan Barnard, Today In History, Human Heart, First Humans, My Land, Popular Culture, South Africa, 1960s, Childhood

60 of the Most Iconic Moments of the 1960s

Sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll defined the 1960s. But the decade was also a time of pivotal change — politically, socially and technologically. Check out 60 of the most iconic moments of the decade. 1. The 'Greensboro Four.' On February 1, 1960, four African-American college students made history just by sitting down at a whites-only lunch counter at a Woolworth's in Greensboro, North Carolina. Service never came for the "Greensboro Four," as they came to be known, and their peaceful…

Chris Barnard Heart of Cape Town Museum: Creepy AF, but a must see Heart Transplantation, First Heart Transplant, Afrikaans, Cape Town, First World, Nursing, Creepy, Museum, Times

Chris Barnard Heart of Cape Town Museum: Creepy AF, but a must see

The Heart of Cape Town Museum celebrates the world's first heart transplant. It's a bit creepy and surreal at times, but it's an absolute must see.

Christiaan Barnard Christiaan Neethling Barnard November 1922 – 2 September was a South African cardiac surgeon who performed the world's first successful human-to-human heart transplant Doctor Christian, Christiaan Barnard, First Heart Transplant, Chronic Heart Disease, University Of Cape Town, Positive Characteristics, New Heart, Human Heart, First Humans

SouthAfrican Mint Remembers 1st Heart Transplant with Brilliant New Silver Coin Set

The South African Mint is not allowing the hype over the 50th anniversary of the Krugerrand to distr

historicaltimes: In 1966 the young Christiaan Barnard performs a heart transplant operation on a dog to prove that heart transplantation is possible. One year later he will successfully transplant a human heart for the first time in human history. Christiaan Barnard, Heart Transplantation, Human Heart, African History, Animal Quotes, First World, First Time, The One, South Africa

the first waltz: a historical photoblog

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TIL -Italian surgeons find world's oldest artificial heart valve implanted by Chris Barnard 50 years ago Artificial Heart Valve, Heart Valves, 50 Years Ago, Heart Transplantation, Christian, History, People, Africa, Fictional Characters

Chris Barnard

Kom reis terug in tyd: Stories, video’s en ’n tydlyn van gebeure op die nag wat prof. Chris Barnard en span op 3 Desember 1967 die eerste suksesvolle menslike hartoorplanting gedoen het. Plus: Só onthou Barnard se familie hom.