FIRST IN INDIA PART-2

                                                           FIRST IN INDIA


v  Actress to win Padma Shri Award—Nargis Dutt, 1958

v  Indian players played Davis Cup—M. Salim and S. M. Jacob (Singles), A. A. Faiyaz and L. S. Dare (Doubles) (1921)

v  Tennis Grandslam title winner—Mahesh Bhupati

v  Indian player who played the test cricket—K. S. Ranjeet Singh (from England)

v  Scientist elected for Lok Sabha—Dr. Meghnad Saha

v  Scientist awarded Ghanshyam Das Birla award—Prof. Ashish Datta (1991)

v  Literature who was awarded Murti Devi Purskar—C. K. Nagraj Rao (1993)

v  Person, who became High Commission in Great Britain—V. K. Krishna-Menon

v  Indian who was awarded the Lenin Peace Prize—Dr. Safuddin Kichlu (1952)

v  First Indian who contested the election for British Parliament—Lal Mohan Ghose

v  Woman Graduates—Kadambini Ganguly and Chandramukhi Basu, 1883

v  Woman Chief Justice of High Court—Leila Seth, Himachal Pradesh, 1991

v  An Indian, appointed the judge of High Court, during the British period—Ram Prasad Ram

v  Indian member of Viceroy Executive Council—Sir. S. P. SinhaMorarji Desai

v  Leanin Peace Prize— Saifuddin Kitchlew

v  Chairman of Finance Commission—K. C. Niogi

v  Woman Doctorate of Science—Asima Chatterjee (1944)

v  Woman IPS—Kiran Bedi

v  Woman Supreme Court judge—Kumari Fathima Beevi

v  Indian member of American Congress—Deleep Singh

v  Editor of Time Magazine—Bobby Ghosh

v  Director of CBI becoming Governor—Ashwani Kumar

v  Person to reach the North Pole—Squadron Leader Sanjay Thapar

v  Person to reach the South Pole—Col Jatinder Kumar Bajaj

v  Nishan-e-Pakistan Award—Morarji Desai, 1990

v  Magsaysay Award—Vinoba Bhave, 1958 Sushmita Sen

v  Miss World—Reita Faria in 1966

v  Miss Asia Pacific—Zeenat Aman in 1970

v  Miss Universe—Sushmita Sen in 1994

v  Miss Earth—Nicole Faria in 2010

v  Place to get electricity—Darjeeling in 1897

v  Sound film—Alam Ara (1931) directed by Ardeshir Irani

v   Colour film—Kisan Kanya (1937), directed by Moti B. Gidvani

v  Oscar winner—Bhanu Athaiya for Best Costume Design for Gandhi (film) in 1982.

v  Dadasaheb Phalke Award—Devika Rani in 1969

v  Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters—Sivaji Ganesan

v  Test-tube baby—Durga Agarwal, born 1978

v  Newspaper—Hickey's Bengal Gazette started in 1760Tenzing Norgay

v  First Lady Doctor—Anandibai Joshi

v  Satellite—Aryabhata, launched on 19 April 1975

v  Man to climb Mt Everest—Tenzing Norgay

v  Man to climb Mt Everest without oxygen—Phu Dorjee, 1984

v  Woman to climb Mt everest—Bachendri Pal

v  District to achieve 100% literacy rate—Ernakulam district, Kerala, 1990

v  Captain in Tests—C. K. Nayudu for the 1932 tour of England

v  ODI captain—Ajit Wadekar

v  Bowler who made hat-trick in Test Cricket—Harbhajan Singh

v   Batsman who made 300 runs in test Cricket—Virendra Sehwag

v   First Marshal of Indian Air Force—Arjan Singh

v   Individual Medal in Olympic games—KD Jadhav

v   Grandmaster— Viswanathan Anad

v  Woman Grandmaster—Koneru Humpy

v  First Indian who individually won the Gold medal in Olympic games—Abhinav Bindra

v  First Indian who won the Bronze medal in Boxing in Olympic games—Vijendra Kumar

v   Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge—Srinivasa Ramanujan

v   Fellow of the Royal Society—Ardaseer Cursetjee

v   Post Office- Kolkata(1727)

v   University- Nalanda University




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