First In India (Men)

The first Lokpal of India Justice P. C. Ghosh

The first batsman to score three test century in three successive tests on debut Mohd. Azharuddin

The first batsman to score double century in One Day International cricket match Sachin Tendulkar

The first man to have climbed Mount Everest twice Nawang Gombu

The first President of Indian Republic Dr. Rajendra Prasad

The first Prime Minister of free India Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru

The first Indian to win Nobel Prize Rabindranath Tagore

The first president of Indian National Congress W. C. Banerjee

The first Muslim President of Indian National Congress Badruddin Tayyabji

The first Muslim President of India Dr. Zakir Hussain

The first British Governor General of India Lord William Bentinck

The first British Viceroy of India Lord Canning

The first Governor General of free India Lord Mountbatten

The first and the last Indian Governer General of free India C. Rajgopalachari

The first man who introduce printing press in India James Hicky

The first Indian to join the I.C.S. Satendranath Tagore

The first Indian man in space Rakesh Sharma

The first Prime Minister of India who resigned without completing the full term Morarji Desai

The first Indian Commander-in-Chief of India General Cariappa

The first Cheif of Army Staff Gen. Maharaj Rajendra Singhji

The first Indian member of the Viceroy’s executive council S. P. Sinha

The first President of India who died while in office Dr. Zakir Hussain

The first Prime Minister of India who did not face the Parliament Charan Singh

The first Field Marshal of India S. H. F. Manekshaw

The first Indian to get Nobel Prize in Physics C. V. Raman

The first Indian to receive Bharat Ratna award Dr. Radhakrishnan

The first Indian to cross English Channel Mihir Sen

The first person to receive Gyanpith award Sri Shankar Kurup

The first Speaker of the Lok Sabha Ganesh Vasudev Mavalankar

The first Vice-President of India Dr. Radhakrishnan

The first Education Minister Abul Kalam Azad

The first Home Minister of India Sardar Vallabha Bhai Patel

The first Indian Air Chief Marshal S. Mukharji

The first Indian Naval Chief Vice Admiral R. D. Katari

The first judge of International Court of Justice Dr. Nagendra Singh

The first person to receive Paramveer Chakra Major Somnath Sharma

The first person to reach Mt. Everest without oxygen Sherpa Anga Dorjee

The first Chief Election Commissioner Sukumar Sen

The first person to receive Magsaysay Award Achrya Vinoba Bhave

The first person of Indian origin to receive Nobel Prize in Medicine Hargovind Khurana

The first Chinese traveller to visit India Fahein

The first person to receive Stalin Prize Saifuddin Kitchlu

The first person to resign from the central cabinate Shyama Prasad Mukharji

The first foreigner to receive Bharat Ratna Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan

The first person to receive Nobel Prize in Economics Amartya Sen

The first Chief Justice of Supreme Court Justice Hiralal J. Kania