First In India

First in India

This is one of the most important topic in basic general knowledge series and you may get a MCQ question based on this topic. The list is very long actually and I will post here some most important and commonly asked questions based on topic of First in India.

  1. Who was the first Indian who went into outer space?

Ans: Rakesh Sharma

  1. Who was the first Indian women who became president of Indian National Congress?

Ans: Sarojini Naidu

  1. Who was the first Indian man to climb mount Everest?

Ans: Tenzing Norgay

  1. Who was the first Indian to win Nobel Prize?

Ans: Rabindra Nath Tagore (1913 for his writing Geetanjali)

  1. Who became the first women President of India?

Ans: Dr. Prathiba Patil

  1. Who was the first British Governor General of India?

Ans: William Bentick

Warren Hastings was the first British Governor general of Bengal.

  1. Who was the first chief justice of India?

Ans: Hiralal J. Kania

  1. Who became the first Field Marshall in Indian Army?

Ans: Sam Manekshaw

  1. Who was the first Indian women to go into outer space?

Ans: Kalpana Chawla

  1. Who was the first Indian to win an Oskar Award?

Ans: Bhanu Athaiya. She won Oskar in 1982 for designing the costume of Richard Attenborough who played the role of Gandhi in the film.

  1. Who was the first Indian woman who crossed English Channel?

Ans: Arti Saha

  1. Who was the first Indian man who crossed English Channel?

Ans: Mihir Sen

  1. Who was the first president of Indian National Congress?

Ans: W.C. Bannerjee

  1. Which was the first newspaper published in India?

Ans: Bengal Gazette

  1. Who was the first women chief minister of any state?

Ans: Sucheta Kriplani. She became the chief minister of UP in 1963.

  1. Who was the first Woman governor of any state in India?

Ans: Mrs. Vijyalakshmi Pandit

  1. who was the first Indian woman to climb Mount Everest?

Ans: Bachendri Pal

  1. Who was the first Indian who became the president of International court of justice?

Ans: Nagendra Singh

  1. Who was the first chairman of Rajya Sabha?

Ans: Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

  1. Who was the first speaker of Lok Sabha?

Ans: G.V.Mavlankar

  1. Who was the first Indian woman to become Miss World?

Ans: Reita Faria 

  1. Who was the first Education minister in India?

Ans: Abul Kalam Azad

  1. Who was the first woman to become as Chief Election Commissioner?

Ans: V.S. Rama Devi

  1. Who was the chairman of first Finance commission?

Ans: K.C. Neogi

  1. Who was first Chief Election Commissioner in India?

Ans: Sukumar Sen

 

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