Christiaan Barnard

Dead

Born: 11/8/1922 in Beaufort West, South Africa
Died: 9/2/2001
Age: 78
Cause of death: asthma attack

Full name: Christiaan Neethling Barnard
Noted For: heart surgeon; performed first successful human heart transplant (1967).

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