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Bar·nard(bär′nərd, bär-närd′), Christiaan Neethling 1923-2001.
South African surgeon who performed the first human heart transplant (1967).
Barnard, 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)
1. Christiaan N(eethling), born 1922, South African surgeon.
2. George Gray, 1863–1938, U.S. sculptor.