FIRST IN INDIA LIST

Here is the list of First in India. These list of first in India can be asked in General awareness section of any competitive examination like SSC CGL, RRB, IBpS, CDS, UPSC etc.
 
FIRST IN INDIA
 

List of First In India (MALE)

 
The first President of Indian RepublicDr. Rajendra Prasad
The first Prime minister of Fre IndiaPt. Jawahar Lal Nehru
The first Indian to win Nobel PrizeRabindranath Tagore
The first President of Indian National CongressW.C. Banerjee
The first Muslim President of Indian National CongressBadruddin Tayyabji
The first Muslim President of IndiaDr. Zakir Hussain
The first British Governor General of IndiaLord William Bentinck
The first British Viceroy of IndiaLord Canning
The first Governor General of Free IndiaLord Mountbatten
The first and the last Indian to be Governor General of Free IndiaC. Rajgopalachari
The first man who introduced printing press in IndiaJames Hicky
The first man to join the I.C.SSatyendra Nath Tagore
India’s first man in spaceRakesh Sharma
The first Prime Minister of India who resigned without completing full termMorarji Desai
The first Indian Commander in Chief of IndiaGeneral Cariappa
The first Chief of the Army StaffGeneral Maharaj Rajendra Singhji
The first Indian member of the Viceroy’s executive councilS.P. Sinha
The first President of India who died while in OfficeDr. Zakir Hussain
The first Prime Minister of India who did not face the ParliamentCharan Singh
The first field Marshall of IndiaS.H.F Manekshaw
The first Indian to get Nobel Prize in PhysicsC.V. Raman
The first Indian to receive Bharat Ratna AwardDr. Radhakrishnan
The first Indian to cross English ChannelMihir Sen
The first Person to receive Jnanpith awardShri Shankar Kurup
The first Speaker of the Lok SabhaGanesh Vasudeva Mavalankar
The first Vice-President of IndiaDr. Radhakrishnan
The first Education MinisterAbdul Kalam Azad
The first Home Minister of IndiaSardar Vallabh Bhai Patel
The first Indian Air Chief MarshalS. Mukherjee
The first Indian Naval Chief ViceAdmiral R.D. Katari
The first Judge of International Court of JusticeDr. Nagendra Singh
The first Person to receive Paramveer ChakraMajor Somnath Sharma
The first Person to reach Mt. Everest without oxygenSherpa Anga Dorjee
The first Chief Election CommissionerSukumar Sen
The first person to receive Magsaysay AwardAcharya Vinoba Bhave
The first person of Indian origin to receive Nobel Prize in MedicineHargovind Khurana
The first Chinese traveller to visit IndiaFahein
The first Person to receive Stalin PrizeSaifuddin Kitchlu
The first Person to resign from the central cabinetShyama Prasad Mukherjee
The first foreigner to receive Bharat RatnaKhan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
The first person to receive Nobel Prize in Economics Amartya Sen
The first Chief Justice of Supreme CourtJustice Hiralal J. Kania
 

List of First In India FEMALE

 
The first lady to become “Miss World” Rita Faria
The first woman judge in Supreme CourtMrs. Meera Sahib Fatima Bibi
The first woman AmbassadorMiss C.B. Muthamma
The first woman Governor of a State in Free IndiaMrs. Sarojini Naidu
The first woman Prime MinisterMrs. Indira Gandhi
The first woman to climb Mt. EverestBachhendri Pal
The first woman to climb Mt. Everest twiceSantosh Yadav
The first woman President of the Indian National Congress Mrs. Annie Besant
The first woman chief justice of a High Court Mrs. Leela Seth
The first woman pilot in Indian Air forceHarita Kaur Dayal
The first woman President of the united Nations General AssemblyMrs. Vijaya Laxmi Pandit
The first woman Chief Minister of Indian StateMrs. Sucheta Kripalani
The first woman Chairman of Union Public Service CommissionRoze Millian Bethew
The first woman Director General of Police (DGP)Kanchan Chaudhary Bhattacharya
The first woman LieutenantGeneral Puneeta Arora
The first woman Air ViceMarshal P. Bandopadhyaya
The first woman chairperson of Indian AirlinesSushma Chawla
The first woman I.P.S. Officer Mrs. Kiran Bedi
The first and last Muslim woman ruler of Delhi Razia Sultan
The first woman to receive Ashoka Chakra Nirja Bhanot
The first woman to cross English Channel Aarti Sinha
The first woman to receive Nobel Prize Mother Teresa
The first woman to receive Bharat Ratna Mrs. Indira Gandhi
The first woman to receive Jnanpith Award Ashapurna Devi