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 (bär′nərd, bär-närd′), Christiaan Neethling 1923-2001.
South African surgeon who performed the first human heart transplant (1967).


, Frederick Augustus Porter 1809-1889.
American educator and advocate of higher educational opportunities for women. He was the president of Columbia University from 1864 to 1889. Barnard College is named in his honor.


1. (Biography) Christiaan (Neethling). 1923–2001, South African surgeon, who performed the first human heart transplant (1967)
2. (Biography) Edward Emerson. 1857–1923, US astronomer: noted for his discovery of the fifth satellite of Jupiter and his discovery of comets, nebulae, and a red dwarf (1916)


(ˈbɑr nərd)

1. Christiaan N(eethling), born 1922, South African surgeon.
2. George Gray, 1863–1938, U.S. sculptor.
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Don't you remember when Clara Barnard went to visit New York, three years ago, how much attention she received?
If you should go near Barnard Castle, there is good ale at the King's Head.
That's because Marsh is working harder than ever to tailor its bakeries to the demographics of their marketing areas, Barnard says.
IFifty years ago, on December 3, 1967, South African cardiac surgeon Dr Christiaan Barnard carried out the world's first human-tohuman heart transplant.
But of all the disputes during this period, by far the longest and most fractious was the battle between two pioneers of celestial photography: Isaac Roberts, a wealthy English amateur, and Edward Emerson Barnard of the Lick and Yerkes observatories.
Caption: Barnard College celebrated its annual Gala at The Plaza Hotel, co-hosted by award-winning journalist Maria Hinojosa '84, actress Cynthia Nixon '88 and Barnard College President Debora L.
LORD Barnard, the owner of Raby Castle, has died aged 92.
The North Gauteng High Court has dismissed an application by inmate Ferdi Barnard following his review application for the Minister s decision to be set aside and for the court to order his immediate release.
Redvers "Barney" Barnard, from Middlesbrough, was known on Teesside for operating the End of the Road project which served hot meals to homeless people in Middlesbrough from the back of a Land Rover.
Chris Beardsley and Lee Barnard both netted twice, with Charlie Lee scoring the pick of the goals to make it 2-0 in the ninth minute.
PARALEGAL Anna Barnard (pictured) has joined the conveyancing department at Jordans Solicitors, which has offices at Dewsbury.
Weeks after researchers found that ethnic studies programs are gaining ground at colleges and universities, Barnard College and Vanderbilt University announced plans this month to boost their minority studies offerings.