List of First in India As of 2018 | General Knowledge

List of First in India As of 2018 | General Knowledge

First In India

First dam Kallanai Dam
First Stepwell still existing Mata Bhavani’s Stepwell, Gujarat
Mr. Universe Monotosh Roy in 1952
Miss World Reita Faria in 1966
Miss Asia Pacific Zeenat Aman in 1970
Miss Universe Sushmita Sen in 1994
Miss Earth Nicole Faria in 2010
Bharat Ratna Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, C. Rajagopalachari, and C. V. Raman in 1954
Padma Vibhushan Satyendra Nath Bose, Nand Lal Bose, Zakir Hussain, Balasaheb Gangadhar Kher, Jigme Dorji Wangchuk, V. K. Krishna Menon in 1954.
Param Vir Chakra Major Somnath Sharma
Dadasaheb Phalke Award Devika Rani in 1969.
Ashoka Chakra Award to a civilian D.K. Jatar (posthumous) and M.C Dixit
Magsaysay Award Vinoba Bhave in 1958
Oscar for Lifetime Achievement Satyajit Ray
First President of the Indian National Congress Womesh Chandra Bannerjee in 1885
First President of the Indian National Congress of independent India Acharya Kripalani
President Dr. Rajendra Prasad
Vice-President Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
President (Female) Pratibha Patil
Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru
Prime Minister (Female) Indira Gandhi
Deputy Prime Minister Vallabhbhai Patel
Leader of Opposition A. K. Gopalan
Law Minister of India B. R. Ambedkar
Prime Minister to be voted out of office Indira Gandhi
Non-Congress government Janata Party
The first Viceroy of India Lord Canning
Governor-General of India Warren Hastings
Governor-General of Independent India Lord Mountbatten
Chief Justice of India H. J. Kania
First Sikh Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
First Muslim President Zakir Hussain
First Sikh President Giani Zail Singh
Indian ICS Officer Satyendranath Tagore
Speaker of Lok Sabha G. V. Mavlankar
Satellite Aryabhata
Man in space Rakesh Sharma
Woman in space Kalpana Chawla
Test-tube baby Durga Agarwal
Person to reach the South Pole Colonel Jatinder Kumar Bajaj
Man to scale Mount Everest H.P.S. Ahluwalia
Woman to scale Mount Everest Bachendri Pal
Nobel Prize for Literature Rabindranath Tagore
Nobel Prize for Physics Sir C. V. Raman
Nobel Prize for Peace Mother Teresa
Nobel Prize for Economics Amartya Sen
First cricket stadium Eden Gardens in Kolkata
Tests captain Cricket C. K. Nayudu
ODI captain Cricket Ajit Wadekar
Chess Grandmaster: Male Viswanathan Anand
Chess Women Grandmaster: Female Bhagyashree Thipsay

 

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