FORM 4 [ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person * RALES MITCHELL P 2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol DANAHER CORP /DE/ [ DHR ] 5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)__X__ Director                    _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below)    _____ Other (specify below)
Chairman of Exec. Committee
(Last)         (First)         (Middle)
11790 GLEN ROAD
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)
5/29/2020
(Street)
POTOMAC, MD 20854
(City)       (State)       (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)
 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line) _X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock, par value $.01  5/29/2020    P    61848  A $163.79 (1) 2298302  D   
Common Stock, par value $.01  5/29/2020    P    38019  A $164.62 (2) 2336321  D   
Common Stock, par value $.01  5/29/2020    P    26386  A $165.74 (3) 2362707  D   
Common Stock, par value $.01  5/29/2020    P    15167  A $166.75 (4) 2377874  D   
Common Stock, par value $.01                 32000000  I  Through single-member LLCs (5)
Common Stock, par value $.01                 862479  I  Through the Mitchell P. Rales Family Trust (6)
Common Stock, par value $.01                 194075  I  By 401(k) Plan 
Common Stock, par value $.01                 27560  I  By spouse (7)
Common Stock, par value $.01                 2256  I  By daughter (8)
Common Stock, par value $.01                 2256  I  By daughter (8)

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  This transaction was executed in multiple trades at prices ranging from $163.21 to $164.20; the price reported above reflects the weighted average sales price. The reporting person hereby undertakes to provide full information regarding the number of shares and prices at which the transactions were effected upon request to the SEC staff, the issuer, or a security holder of the issuer.
(2)  This transaction was executed in multiple trades at prices ranging from $164.21 to $165.20; the price reported above reflects the weighted average sales price. The reporting person hereby undertakes to provide full information regarding the number of shares and prices at which the transactions were effected upon request to the SEC staff, the issuer, or a security holder of the issuer.
(3)  This transaction was executed in multiple trades at prices ranging from $165.21 to $166.20; the price reported above reflects the weighted average sales price. The reporting person hereby undertakes to provide full information regarding the number of shares and prices at which the transactions were effected upon request to the SEC staff, the issuer, or a security holder of the issuer.
(4)  This transaction was executed in multiple trades at prices ranging from $166.38 to $167.00; the price reported above reflects the weighted average sales price. The reporting person hereby undertakes to provide full information regarding the number of shares and prices at which the transactions were effected upon request to the SEC staff, the issuer, or a security holder of the issuer.
(5)  The reported shares are held through single-member LLCs, of which a revocable trust with the Reporting Person as the sole trustee and beneficiary is the sole member.
(6)  The Reporting Person is the trustee of the Mitchell P. Rales Family Trust.
(7)  The Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership of the shares held by his spouse, and this report should not be deemed an admission that the Reporting Person is the beneficial owner of his spouse's shares for purposes of Section 16 or for any other purpose.
(8)  The reported shares are held through custodial accounts for the benefit of the Reporting Person's daughter. The Reporting Person disclaims beneficial ownership of the shares held by his daughter, and this report should not be deemed an admission that the Reporting Person is the beneficial owner of his daughter's shares for purposes of Section 16 or for any other purpose.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
RALES MITCHELL P
11790 GLEN ROAD
POTOMAC, MD 20854
X
Chairman of Exec. Committee

Signatures
By: /s/ Mitchell P. Rales 6/2/2020
**Signature of Reporting Person Date
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