First in India

Actress to win Padma Shri Award Nargis Dutt, 1958
An Indian, appointed the judge of High Court, during the British period Ram Prasad Ram
Auditor General of India V. Narahari Rao
Awarded with ‘Bharat Ratnas’ Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan, Chakravarti Rajgopalachari, Sir C. B. Raman
Batsman who made 300 runs in test Cricket Virendra Sehwag
Bowler who made hattrick in Test Cricket Harbhajan Singh
British Governor General of Bengal Warren Hastings
Captain in Tests C. K. Nayudu for the 1932 tour of England
Census of India 1872
Chairman of Finance Commission K. C. Niogi
Chairman of Lok Sabha G. B. Mavlankar
Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letter Sivaji Ganeshan
Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters Sivaji Ganesan
Chief Election Commissioner Sukumar Sen
Chief Justice of Supreme Court Justice Hiralal J. Kaniya
Cinema of India Silent movie Raja Harishchandra (1913), by Dadasaheb Phalke,
Colour film Kisan Kanya (1937), directed by Moti B. Gidvani
Commandeur of the Order of Arts and Letters  Mrinal Sen
Dadasaheb Phalke Award Devika Rani in 1969
Director of CBI DP Kohli
Director of CBI becoming Governor Ashwani Kumar
District to achieve 100% literacy rate Ernakulam district, Kerala, 1990
Editor of Time Magazine Bobby Ghosh
Fellow of the Royal Society Ardaseer Cursetjee
Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge Srinivasa Ramanujan
Field Marshall General S. H. F. J. Manekshaw
Finance Minister of India R. K. Shanmukham Chetty
First Lady Doctor Anandibai Joshi
Foreigner awardee of Bharat Ratna Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan
Governor General of Independent India Lord Lewis Mountbatten
Governor of RBI Sir Osborne Smith
Grandmaster Viswanathan Anad
Hindi Literature person awarded Bhartiya Gyan Peeth Purskar Sumitra Nandan Pant (1968)
Home Minister Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel
Indian Chairman in International Court Justice Dr. Nagendra Singh
Indian Commander-in-Chief of Free India General Kodandera Madappa Cariappa, 1949
Indian Cricketer KS Ranjitsinhji, who played for England. CK Nayudu is the first cricketer who played for India
Indian Governor General of Independent India Chakravarti Rajgopalachari
Indian in Space Rakesh Sharma
Indian Managing Director of World Bank Gautam Kazi
Indian member in British House of Commons Dada Bhai Naoroji (1892)
Indian member of American Congress Deleep Singh
Indian member of Viceroy Executive Council Sir. S. P. Sinha
Indian player who played the test cricket K. S. Ranjeet Singh (from England)
Indian players played Davis Cup M. Salim and S. M. Jacob (Singles), A. A. Faiyaz and L. S. Dare Doubles)(1921)
Indian to cross English Channel Mihir Sen
Indian to receive Bharat Ratna award Radhakrishnan
Indian to win Nobel Prize Rabindranath Tagore
Indian who contested the election for British Parliament Lal Mohan Ghose
Indian who individually won the Gold medal in Olympic games Abhinav Bindra
Indian who was awarded the Lenin Peace Prize Dr. Safuddin Kichlu (1952)
Indian who won Oscar Satyajit Ray
Indian who won the Bronze medal in Boxing in Olympic games Vijendra Kumar
Indian who won the Grammy award Pt. Ravi Shankar
Indian who won the World Billiard award Wilson Jans
Individual Medal in Olympic games KD Jadhav
Lady to become Miss World Rita Faria
Leader of the Indian Antarctica Mission Dr. Syed Zahuv Quasim
Leanin Peace Prize Saifuddin Kitchlew
Licensed Pilot J R D Tata
Literature who was awarded Murti Devi Purskar C. K. Nagraj Rao (1993)
Magsaysay Award Vinoba Bhave, 1958
Man to climb Mt Everest Tenzing Norgay
Man to climb Mt Everest without oxygen Phu Dorjee, 1984
Marshal of Indian Air Force Arjan Singh
Miss Asia Pacific Zeenat Aman in 1970
Miss Earth Nicole Faria in 2010
Miss Universe Sushmita Sen in 1994
Miss World Reita Faria in 1966
Mount Everest Climber Tenzing Norgay
Mountaineer who scaled Mount Everest 8 times SherpaAugarita
Muslim President of India Zakir Hussain
National Security Adviser Brijesh Mishra
Newspaper Hickey’s Bengal Gazette started in 1760
Nishan-e-Pakistan Morarji Desai, 1990
Nobel Prize in Physics C. V. Raman in 1930
Non-Congress Prime Minister Morarji Desai from Janata Party in 1977-79.
Novel prize winner Rabindra Nath Tagore
ODI captain Ajit Wadekar
Oscar winner Bhanu Athaiya for Best Costume Design for Gandhi (film) in 1982.
Person awarded BhartiyaGyanPeeth Purskar G. Shankar Kurup (Malayalam–1965)
Person delivered the Lecture in Hindi in U.N.O. Atal Bihari Bajpai (1977)
Person to reach the North Pole Squadron Leader Sanjay Thapar
Person to reach the South Pole Col Jatinder Kumar Bajaj
Person, who became High Commission in Great Britain V. K. KrishnaMenon
Place to get electricity Darjeeling in 1897
Player awarded ‘Padam Bhusan’ C. K. Naidu
Post office of India Bombay in 1764
Postage stamps of India 1852 at district of scinde (also known as scinde dawk)
Posthumally Bharat Ratna Awardee Lal Bahadur Shastri
President of India Dr. Rajendra Prasad
President of Indian Science Congress Sir Asutosh Mukherjee
President of National Congress Vyomesh Chand Banerjee
President of National Human Rights Commission Justice Rangnath Mishra
Prime Minister Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru
Prime minister of India Jawahar Lal Nehru
Raman Magsaysay awardee Acharya Vinoba Bhave
Satellite Aryabhata, launched on 19 April 1975
Satellite Aryabhata, was launched by the Soviet Union on 19 April 1975
Scientist awarded Ghanshyam Das Birla award Prof. Ashish Datta (1991)
Scientist elected for Lok Sabha Dr. Meghnad Saha
Sound film Alam Ara (1931) directed by Ardeshir Irani
Space traveler S. Leader Rakesh Sharma
Speaker of Loksabha Shri G.V. Mavalankar (15 May 1952-27 February 1956)
Speaker of the Lok Sabha Ganesh Vasudeva Mavalankar
Sportsperson to receive Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar
Successful heart transplanted person Devi Ram (1994)
Successful Surgeon who transplanted heart Dr. P. Venugopal
Swimmer who crossed over the English channel by swimming Mihir Sen
Telephone service in India 1882,in city kolkata,chennai & mumbai
Tennis Grandslam title winner Mahesh Bhupati
Testtube baby Durga Agarwal, born 1978
Time television started In Delhi on 15 September 1959
Train ran in India 16 April, 1853 between Mumbai and Thane
Vice President Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan
Woman Air Pilot Durba Banerjee
Woman Awarded with ‘Bharat Ratnas’ Indira Gandhi
Woman awarded with BhartiyaGyanPeeth Purskar Ashapurna Devi, 1976
Woman Chief Justice of High Court Leila Seth, Himachal Pradesh, 1991
Woman Chief Minister Sucheta Kriplani
Woman Director General of Police Kanchan C Bhattacharya
Woman Doctorate of Science Asima Chatterjee (1944)
Woman External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj
Woman Governor Sarojini Naidu
Woman Graduates Kadambini Ganguly and Chandramukhi Basu, 1883
Woman Grandmaster Koneru Humpy
Woman Honours Graduate Kamini Roy
Woman IAS Anna Ranjan George, 1950
Woman IPS Kiran Bedi
Woman Prime Minister Indira Gandhi
Woman Sahitya Akademi Award Winner Amrita Pritam, 1956
Woman Speaker of Lok Sabha Smt. Meira Kumar, 2009
Woman Supreme Court judge Kumari Fathima Beevi
Woman Teacher Savitribai Phule
Woman to climb Mt everest Bachendri Pal
Woman to received Nobal Prize Mother Teresa
Woman to swim across the English Channel Arati Saha, 1959
Writer who was awarded ‘Vyas Samman’ Ramvilas Sharma

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