1969

First Human Eye transplant

On April 22, 1969 doctors at a methodist church in houston mange to preform what was called as the first human eye Transplant on John Madden. John Madden was a 54 years old and owned a photography studio. The donor of the eye was taken from a man that died from a brain tumor. What the docotors did was they took the cornia and iris from the donor eye placed it into maddens eye. Eventhough the projudure faild to give Madden back his sight it was consirered a medical mirical.

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