June 4, 2019 | by: jasonmacdonald

Most Amazing Moments of the Past 100 Years

This is pretty cool.

Researchers polled adults from the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, UAE and Russia to identify the key historical moments, most incredible human feats, medical marvels and technological breakthroughs.

Here’s the top ten:

1. The end of WWII (1945)
2. The first organ transplant (1954)
3. First heart transplant (Louis Washkansky, 1967)
4. Penicillin successfully used to treat a first patient for septicaemia or blood poisoning (1942)
5. First man on the moon (Neil Armstrong, 20 July 1969)
6. The demolition of the Berlin wall (1989)
7. First human in space (Yuri Gagarin, 1961)
8. Vaccine for tuberculosis (1927)
9. Creation of the first artificial heart (2015)
10. First chemotherapy treatment (1956)

Read more and see the entire list HERE