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Complete List of First Person in India (Male)

First Governor of BengalLord Clive
First Governor-General of BengalWarren Hastings
First Governor-General of IndiaLord William Bentinck
First Viceroy of IndiaLord Canning
First President of Indian National CongressW. C. Banerjee
First Muslim President of Indian National CongressBadruddin Tayab Ji
First Governor-General of Independent IndiaLord Louis Mountbatten
First Indian Governor-General of Independent IndiaC. Rajagopalachari
First Indian to pass ICS ExamSatyendra Nath Tagore
First Indian Cosmonaut (to go into space)Sqn. Ldr. Rakesh Sharma
First Commander-in-Chief of Free IndiaGeneral K. M. Cariappa
First Indian Noble LaureateRabindra Nath Tagore
First Indian Judge of International Court of JusticeDr. Nagendra Nath
First Indian to get Bharat Ratna AwardC. Rajagopalachari, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan & C. V. Raman
First Field Marshal GeneralS. F. J. Manekshaw
First Indian to swim across the English ChannelMihir Sen
First Indian to get Jnanpeeth AwardG. Shankar Kurup
First Muslim President of IndiaDr. Zakir Hussain
First Speaker of Lok sabhaG. V. Mavlankar
First President of Independent IndiaDr. Rajendra Prasad
First Vice-President of Independent IndiaDr. S. Radhakrishnan
First Prime Minister of Independent IndiaPt. Jawahar Lal Nehru
First Home Minister of Independent IndiaSardar Vallabh Bhai Patel
First Education Minister of Independent IndiaMaulana Abul Kalam Azad
First Chief of the Air StaffAir Marshal Sir Thomas Elmhirst
First Indian Air ChiefS. Mukherjee
First Chief of Army Staff GeneralM. Rajendra Singh
First Chief of Naval Staff of IndiaVice Admiral R. D. Katari
First-person to get Paramvir ChakraMajor Somnath Sharma
First Indian Scientist to get Nobel prizeC. V. Raman
First Chinese pilgrim to visit IndiaFa – Hien
First Indian to win Magsaysay AwardAcharya Vinoba Bhave
First Minister to resign from Indian Union CabinetShyama Prasad Mukherjee
First British to visit IndiaJohn Mildenhall
First Election Commissioner of IndiaSukumar Sen
First Chief Justice of IndiaHiralal J Kania
First Indian Pilot J.R.D. Tata (1929)
First Chief Justice of Supreme CourtJustice Hiralal J. Kania
First person to receive Nobel Prize in Economics Amartya Sen
The first person to resign from the Central CabinetShyama Prasad Mukherjee
First person to receive Stalin
Saifuddin Kitchlu
First person of Indian origin to receive Nobel Prize in MedicineHargovind Khurana
First person to receive Magsaysay AwardAcharya Vinoba Bhave
First person to get Param Vir ChakraMajor Somnath Sharma
First person to reach Mt. Everest without oxygenSherpa Ang Dorjee
First Indian Judge of International Court of JusticeDr Nagendra Singh
First Home Minister of India Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel
First Education Minister Maulana Abul Kalam Azad
First Vice-President of India Dr Radhakrishnan
The first Speaker of the Lok SabhaGanesh Vasudeva Mavalankar
First Person to receive Jnanpith award Sri Shankar Kurup
First President of the Indian RepublicDr Rajendra Prasad
First Indian to win Nobel Prize Rabindranath Tagore
The first man who introduced the printing press in IndiaJames Hicky (Bengal Gazette)
The First Indian to join the I.C.S Satyendra Nath Tagore
First man in Space from India Rakesh Sharma
First Indian Commander-in Chief of India General Cariappa
First Prime Minister of India who resigned without completing the full termMorarji Desai
First Chief of Army Staff Gen. Maharaj Rajendra Singhji
First Prime Minister of India who did not face the Parliament Charan Singh
First President of India who died while in office Dr Zakir Hussain
First Muslim President of Indian Republic Dr Zakir Hussain
First Field Marshal of IndiaS.H.F.Manekshaw
First person to get Nobel Prize in Physics from India C.V.Raman

Complete List of First Person in India (Female)

First Woman President of IndiaPratibha Devi Singh Patil
First Woman Prime Minister of IndiaIndira Gandhi
First Woman Governor of Indian StateSarojani Naidu
First Woman ruler of Delhi ThroneRazia Sultan
First Woman IPS OfficeKiran Bedi
First Woman Chief Minister of Indian StateSucheta Kripalani (UP)
First Woman Union MinisterRajkumari Amrit Kaur
First Woman President of Indian National CongressAnnie Besant
First Woman Judge of Supreme CourtMeera Sahib Fatima Bibi
First Woman to get Ashoka ChakraNirja Mishra
First Indian Woman Ambassador at United NationsVijayalakshmi Pandit
First Indian Woman to swim across the English ChannelArati Saha Gupta
First Indian Woman to get the Noble PrizeMother Teresa
First Indian Woman to climb the Mount EverestBachendri Pal
First Indian Woman to become Miss WorldReita Faria
First Indian Woman to become Miss UniverseSushmita Sen
First Indian Woman to climb Mt. Everest twiceSantosh Yadav
First Indian Woman to get Bharat RatnaIndira Gandhi
First Indian Woman to win WTA TitleSania Mirza
First Indian Woman Airline PilotDurga Banerjee
First Indian Woman president of INCSarojani Naidu
First Indian Woman to win Booker PrizeArundhati Roy
First Indian Woman to go into SpaceKalpana Chawla
First Woman to get Jnanpith AwardAshapurna Devi
First Woman Musician to get Bharat RatnaM.S. Subbulakshmi
First Woman Chief Justice of High CourtLeela Seth
First Woman Pilot in Indian Air ForceHarita Kaur Dayal
First Indian woman to win the Olympic MedalKarnam Malleswari
First Woman Lieutenant GeneralPuneeta Arora
First Indian woman appeared on Time Magazine coverParveen Babi
First Indian woman to receive Bharat RatnaMrs. Indira
First Indian woman to receive Ashoka Chakra Neerja Bhanot
First Indian and last Muslim woman ruler of India Razia Sultan
First Indian woman IPS officer Mrs. Kiran Bedi
First Indian woman Lieutenant General Puneeta Arora
First Indian woman Chief Justice of High CourtMrs. Leela Seth (Himachal Pradesh High Court)
First woman Judge of IndiaAnna Chandy (She became the
judge in a district court in 1937)
First Indian woman Director General of PoliceKanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya
First Indian woman Chairman of Union Public Service CommissionRoze Millian Bethew
First Indian woman Lawyer Cornelia Sorabjee
First Indian woman to win Gold Medal in Asian Games Kamlijit Sandhu
First Indian woman Olympic Medal WinnerKarnam Malleswari, 2000
First Indian woman Honours GraduateKamini Roy, 1886
First Indian woman who got Graduates degreeKadambini Ganguly and
Chandramukhi Basu, 1883
First Indian woman President of United Nations General AssemblyMrs. Vijay Laxmi Pandit
First Indian woman Minister in a GovernmentRajkumari Amrit Kaur
First Indian woman Speaker of a State Assembly Shanno Devi
First woman Ambassador from IndiaMrs. C.B. Muthamma
First Indian woman judge in Supreme CourtMrs. Meera Sahib Fatima Bibi

India’s first test-tube baby “Durga”(Kanupriya Agarwal). She was brought into life in the year 1978 by the hands of Dr. Subhas Mukhopadhyay

Complete list of First Person in India (Male & Female) – General Knowledge

  1. First-ever Indian Institute of Skills of the country at Kanpur in  – Uttar Pradesh
  2. Maharashtra is the first state in the country to have a cyber police station in each district simultaneously.
  3. Maharashtra became the first Indian state to adopt Fly Ash Utilisation Policy
  4. First Children’s Court inaugurated in Hyderabad
  5. Haryana – first state to implement the benefit of 7th Central Pay Commission
  6. Gujarat becomes the first state to distribute 2 crore LED bulbs under Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) scheme.
  7. First Happiness Junction of India – Sonepur (Bihar)
  8. Punjab government has launched country’s first amphibious bus project at the Harike wetland near –  Amritsar.
  9. In Himachal Pradesh, the first Cyber Crime Police Station has been opened at –  Shimla.
  10. Hailakandi has become the first district in Assam to pay wages to tea garden workers through individual bank accounts.
  11. Chhattisgarh has become the first state to adopt a resolution welcoming the demonetization of high-value currency notes
  12. Palampur Assembly Constituency of Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh  became the first e-assembly constituency of the country
  13. Jharkhand has become the first state in the country to implement Direct Benefit Transfer in Kerosene
  14. First underwater restaurant – Ahmadabad
  15. First railway university – Vadodara
  16. First rail auto transportation and logistics hub – Chennai
  17. First defense park – Ottapalam, Kerala
  18. First LCD panel plant – Maharashtra
  19. First civil aviation park – Gujarat
  20. First-ever gender park – Kerala
  21. First space park – Bengaluru
  22. First digital state – Kerala
  23. First cash giving app – CASHe
  24. First online interactive heritage portal – Sahapedia
  25. First textile university – Surat
  26. First tiger cell of India – Dehradun
  27. World’s tallest girder rail bridge – Manipur
  28. India’s first underground museum – New Delhi
  29. India’s first design yatra  – Kerala
  30. Nagpur  – first digital district of India
  31. Asia’s biggest Jungle Safari – Naya Raipur, Chhattisgarh
  32. Asia’s first longest cycle highway – Uttar Pradesh
  33. Akodara village (Gujarat) – the first digital village in India
  34. India’s first liquefied natural gas-driven bus – Kerala
  35. First island district – Majuli, Assam
  36. First children’s court – Hyderabad
  37. First water metro project – Kochi
  38. The first state to approve sewage and water policy – Rajasthan
  39. The first state to adopt the Street Lighting National program – Rajasthan
  40. The first state to implement Direct Benefit Transfer in Kerosene – Jharkhand

 Complete list of First Person in India (Male & Female) – Question and Answers

  1. Who is the first woman most recently participated in WWE?
    Ans: Kavita Devi
  2. Who is the first female officer in the Indian army?
    Ans: Priya Jhingan
  3. Who is the first Defence Minister of India?
    Answer: Baldev Singh
  4. Who is the first Indian ever to go to space?
    Ans: Rakesh Sharma in 1984
  5. Who is the first Nobel Prize winner ever in India?
    Ans: Rabindranath Tagore 1913
  6. Who is the first Oscar Awards winner ever in India?
    Ans: Satyajit Ray
  7. Who is the first Indian to win the Miss Earth title?
    Ans: Nicole Faria in 2010
  8. Who is the most recent Indian to win first Miss Universal Peace and Humanity Title?
    Ans: Ruhi Singh in 2014
  9. What is the first Inter Continental Ballistic Missile in India most recently launched?
    Ans: Agni V launched successfully in 2017(Range – 5500 to 8000 km)
  10. Who is the first Prime Minister of India?
    Ans: Jawaharlal Nehru
  11. What is the first silent film in India?
    Ans: Raja Harishchandra made by Dadasaheb Phalke in 1913
  12. Who is the first lady judge of the Supreme Court in India?
    Ans: Mirasahib Fathima Beevi
  13. Who is the first female railway driver ever in India?
    Ans: Surekha Yadav
  14. Who is the first female Indian to go to space?
    Ans: Kalpana Chawla
  15. Who is the first Indian female ever to win an Olympic medal?
    Ans: Karnam Malleswari from Andhra Pradesh

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