Q: First human heart transplant operation conducted by Dr. Christiaan Barnard on Louis Washkansky, was conducted in

First human heart transplant operation conducted by Dr. Christiaan Barnard on Louis Washkansky, was conducted in

A. 1967
B. 1968
C. 1958
D. 1922

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Louis Washkansky (1913 – 21 December 1967) was the recipient of the world’s first human heart transplant.

Washkansky died of double pneumonia eighteen days after the transplant because of a weakened immune system