Quiz: How much do you know about heart transplants? 3rd May 2018 marks 50 years since the first human heart transplant in the UK. But how much do you know about the history of transplant surgery? Take our quick quiz and test your knowledge. Read more about 50 years of heart transplant. Explore our interactive heart transplant timeline. Read Bob's story of receiving a heart transplant after heart failure. Find out how Gilbert's heart transplant after cardiomyopathy gave him a new chance of life.