First Person in India:

Name of the FieldName of the Person
First President of Indian RepublicDr. Rajendra Prasad
First Prime Minister of free IndiaPt. Jawahar Lal Nehru
First Indian to win Nobel PrizeRabindranath Tagore
First President of Indian National CongressW.C. Banerjee
First Muslim President of Indian National CongressBadruddin Tayyabji
First Muslim President of IndiaDr. Zakir Hussain
First Governor of BengalLord Robert Clive
First Defense Minister of IndiaBaldev Singh Chokkar
First British Governor General of IndiaLord William Bentinck(1833-1835)
First Governor General of Bengal    Warren Hastings
First British Governor General of BengalLord Warren Hasting(1774-1885)
First British Viceroy of IndiaLord Canning
First Governor General of free IndiaLord Mountbatten
First and last Indian to be Governor General of free IndiaC. Rajgopalachari
First Man who introduced printing press in IndiaJames Hicky
First Law Minister of IndiaBR Ambedkar
First Commander-in-Chief of Free IndiaKodandera Madappa Cariappa
First Indian to join I.C.SSatyendra Nath Tagore
 First Indian man in SpaceRakesh Sharma
First Prime Minister of India who resigned without completing full termMorarji Desai
First Indian Commander-in-Chief (C-in-C) of the Indian Air ForceSubroto Mukherjee
First Indian Commander-in-Chief of IndiaField Marshal Cariappa
First Chief of Army StaffGen. Maharaj Rajendra Singhji
First Indian Member of the Viceroy’s executive councilS.P.Sinha
First to pass the examination of the Indian Medical Service (IMS)Surjo Kumar Chakroborty
First Field MarshalSam Manekshaw
First Muslim President of Indian RepublicDr. Zakhir Hussain
First President of India who died while in officeDr. Zakhir Hussain
First Chairperson of Lokpal of IndiaPinaki Chandra Ghose
First Prime Minister of India who did not face the ParliamentCharan Singh
First Field Marshal of IndiaField Marshal S.H.F. Manekshaw
First Indian Male Recipient of Oscar AwardSatyajitray
First Indian to get Nobel Prize in PhysicsC.V.Raman
First Sikh President of IndiaGyani Zail Singh
First Indian to receive Bharat Ratna awardDr. Radhakrishnan
First Indian to cross English ChannelMihir Sen
First Indian to win Ramon Magasaysay AwardAcharya Vinoba Bhave
First Indian Space TouristSantosh George
First Person to receive Jnanpith awardSri Shankar Kurup
Firs Speaker of the Lok SabhaGanesh Vasudeva Mavalankar
First Vice-President of IndiaDr. Radhakrishnan
First Finance Minister of IndiaRK Shanmukham Chetty
First Education MinisterDr. Abdul Kalam Azad
First Home Minister of IndiaSardar Vallabh Bhai Patel
First Indian Air Chief MarshalAir Marshal S. Mukherjee
First Indian Naval ChiefVice Admiral R.D. Katari
First Judge of the International Court of JusticeDr. Nagendra Singh
First Person to reach Mt. Everest without oxygenSherpa Anga Dorjee
First man to have climbed Mount Everest twiceNawang Gombu
First Indian to win World Billiards TrophyWilson Jones
First Indian to reach AntarcticaLt. Ram Charan
First person to get Param Vir ChakraMajor Somnath Sharma
First Chief Election CommissionerSukumar Sen
First Indian to receive Magsaysay AwardAcharya Vinoba Bhave
First  Indian origin to receive Nobel Prize in MedicineHar gobind Khurana
First Chinese Traveller to visit IndiaFahein
First Person to receive Stalin PrizeSaifuddin Kitchlu
First Person to resign from the Central CabinetShyama Prasad Mukherjee
The first person to receive Nobel Prize in EconomicsAmartya Sen
First Chief Justice of the Supreme CourtJustice Hirala J. Kania
First Indian PilotJ.R.D. Tata (1929)
India’s First Lok Sabha Member to be elected with a record maximum number of votesP.V.Narasimha Rao
First Test Tube Baby of IndiaIndira (Baby Harsha)
First American President to visit IndiaDwight David Eisenhower
First Indian to reach South PoleCol IK Bajaj
First batsman to score three test century in three successive tests on debutMohammad Azharuddin
First batsman to score double century in One Day International cricket matchSachin Tendulkar
First Wax statue of a LivingIndian Mahatma Gandhi at Madame Tussaud’s in 1939
First Chinese pilgrim to visit IndiaFa-hien
First British Prime Minister to visit IndiaHarold Mc Millan
First Exclusive internet magazineBharat Samachar
India’s First UniversityNalanda University
India’s First Open UniversityAndhra Pradesh Open University
First British to Visit IndiaHawkins
First Post office opened in IndiaKolkata(1727)
First Temple constructed from a single rockKailasa temple at Ellora
First Church in IndiaSt. Thomas Church, Palayoor
First Mosque in India   Cheraman Juma Mosque in Methala
First Indian temple with many interconnected structures        Brihadeeswarar Temple, Tamil Nadu
First Dam in India        Kallanai Dam
First Foreign recipient of Bharat RatnaKhan Abdul Gaffar Khan

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