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What Happened on January 18, 1858

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Person of interestDaniel Williams

Daniel Williams, American heart surgeon who performed the 1st open heart surgery, born in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania (d. 1931)

Heart Surgeon Daniel Williams
Heart Surgeon
Daniel Williams

1858 Highlights

About January 18, 1858

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn