This Day in History Entry #304

December 3rd, 2014 by Wordsman

Though he was not the Wizard of Oz
Barnard pulled Louis back from death’s jaws
For those folks who need hearts
This is where it all starts
An achievement to give us all pause

Event: Dr. Christiaan Barnard performs the first successful heart transplant
Year: 1967
Learn more: Heart transplantation

Posted in This Day in History | No Comments »

Leave a Comment

Please note: Comment moderation is enabled and may delay your comment. There is no need to resubmit your comment.