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Barney Clark Memorial Court

First-Ever Artificial Heart Recipient

 
 
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By Douglass Halvorsen, July 13, 2018
1. Barney Clark Memorial Court marker
Inscription.  
In Honor of
Dr. Barney B. Clark
1921 - 1983
Medical Pioneer
First Recipient
Artificial Heart
He gave of Himself
For Others

 
Erected 1984 by Washington Memorial Park.
 
Location. 47° 27.357′ N, 122° 17.765′ W. Marker is in SeaTac, Washington, in King County. Marker can be reached from Pacific Highway S (U.S. 99). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3153, 16445 International Boulevard, Seattle WA 98188, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Saar Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 4.7 miles away); Boeing Field (approx. 5.6 miles away); Cannabis City - Seattle's First Pot Shop (approx. 8.6 miles away); Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Park (approx. 8.8 miles away); Chinese American Soldiers Memorial (approx. 10 miles away); King Street Station (approx. 10 miles away); The Goldsmith Building (approx. 10 miles away); Union Station (approx. 10 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Marker is located within Washington Memorial Park. Visitors may visit this cemetery during business hours (9-5).

There is another memorial marker dedicated to Dr. Barney Clark and located in Memorial Park in Clark's hometown of Provo, UT.
 
Also see . . .
1. This Day in History: March 23, 1983 - Artificial-heart patient dies
Barney Clark Memorial Court marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, July 13, 2018
2. Barney Clark Memorial Court marker
. (Submitted on July 20, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon.)
2. Barney Clark Dies On 112th Day With Permanent Artificial Heart. (Submitted on July 20, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon.)
3. Plastic and Permanent: The Artificial Heart's Debut. (Submitted on July 20, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon.)
 
Categories. Notable PersonsScience & Medicine
 
Barney Clark Memorial Court image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, July 13, 2018
3. Barney Clark Memorial Court
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By Douglass Halvorsen, July 14, 2018
4. Barney Clark grave
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 20, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 342 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 20, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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