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Written By Easy Life on Thursday, December 5, 2013 | 12/05/2013 12:02:00 PM

1.
British Governor General of Bengal
Warren Hastings
2.
Governor General of Independent India
Lord Mountbatten
 3.
Commander-in-chief of Free India
General Roy Bucher
 4.
Cosmonaut
Sqn. Ldr. Rakesh Sharma
 5.
Emperor of Mughal Dynasty in India
Babar
 6.
Field Marshal
S. H. F. J. Manekshaw
 7.
Indian Governor General of Indian Union
C. Rajagopalachari
 8.
Indian I.C.S. Officer
Satyendra Nath Tagore
 9.
Indian Member of Viceroy's Executive Council
Sri S. P. Sinha
 10.
Indian to swim across English Channel
Mihir Sen
 11.
Indian woman to swim across-English Channel
Miss Arati Saha
12.
Man to climb Mount Everest
Tenzing Norgay
 13.
Man to climb Mount Everest without Oxygen
Phu Dorjee
 14.
Man to climb Mount Everest twice
Nwang Gombu
 15.
Nobel Prize winner
Rabindra Nath Tagore
16.
President of Indian National Congress
W. C. Banerjee
 17.
President of Indian Republic
Dr. Rajendra Prasad
 18.
Talkie Film
Alam Ara (1931)
 19.
Test Tube Baby (Documented)
Indira
 20.
Viceroy of India
Lord Canning
 21.
Woman Minister of Indian Union
Rajkumari Amrit Kaur
 22.
Woman Chief Minister of State
Mrs. Sucheta Kriplani
 23.
Woman Governor
Mrs. Sarojini Naidu
 24.
Woman President of Indian National Congress
Dr. Annie Besant
 25.
Woman Prime Minister
Mrs. Indira Gandhi
 26.
Woman Speaker of a State Assembly
Mrs. Shanno Devi
 27.
Prime Minister of India
Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru
 28.
Muslim President of Indian Union
Dr. Zakir Hussain
 29.
Speaker of Lok Sabha
G. V. Mavlankar
30.
Woman to climb mount Everest
Bachhendri Pal
31.
Woman Judge in Supreme Court
Mrs. Meera Sahib Fatima Biwi
32.
Woman Chief Justice of a High Court
Smt. Leela Seth
33.
Indian Woman to go in space (Now U.S. Citizen)
Kalpana Chawla
34.
The first Indian weightlifter to win bronze medal in Olympics
Karnam Malleshwari
(Sydney, in 2000)
35.
The First Indian World Chess Champion
Vishwanathan Anand
36.
India's first paperless Newspaper
The News Today
(Launched on Jan. 3, 2001)
37.
India's First woman Merchant Navy Officer
Sonali Banerjee
38.
The first Dalit Speaker of the Lok Sabha
G. M. C. Balyogi
39.
The first Vice-President of India to die in harness
Krishna Kant
40.
The first Indian woman cricketer to score double century
Mithali Raj 
(August 2002 playing  against England)
41.
The first woman Air Vice-Marshal
P. Bandopadhyaya
42.
The first Indian to be appointed as United Nations Civilian Police Advisor
Ms. Kiran Bedi
43.
The first astronaut of Indian origin to perish aboard U.S. space shuttle in a tragic accident
Dr. Kalpana Chawla
(Columbia space shuttle, Feb. I, 2003)
44.
The first woman to be appointed Deputy Governor of Reserve Bank of India
K. J. Udeshi
(appointed on June 10, 2003)
45.
The first Indian girl to register a win in a Wimbledon tournament
Sania Mirza (2003)
46.
The first Indian lady to win a medal in World Athletic Championship
Anju Bobby George (Aug. 2003)
47.
The first woman Chairman and Managing Director of NABARD
Mrs. Ranjana Kumar
48.
The highest individual test scorer of India
Virendra Sehwag ( 309 runs in the  first test in Multan against Pakistan)
49.
The first Indian cricketer to make double centuries five times
Rahul Drgvid (playing test against  Pakistan in Pakistan in. April 2004)
50.
The first Odisha woman to top I.A.S.
Smt. Roopa Misra
(Indian Civil Services Exam., 2003)
51.
The first Sikh Prime Minister of India
Dr. Manmohan Singh
52.
The first woman Director General of Police of a State
Kanchan C. Bhattacharya
(DGP Uttarakhand)
53.
The first woman to be appointed as the crime branch chief
MeeriJ Borwankar (took over as crime branch chief of Mumbai police)
54.
The first woman to reach the rank of Lt. General in the Indian army
Puneeta Arora (Commandant, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune)
55.
The first Indian to cross seven important seas by swimming
Bula Chaudhury
56.
The first woman to become Indian Air Force's first woman Air Marshal
Air Marshal Padma Bandhopadhyay
57.
The first youngest MP, at the age of 25 years
Dharmendra Yadav
(Mainpuri : Samajwadi Party MP)
58.
India's first woman athlete to win WTA open Tennis title
Sania Mirza (Feb. 2005, Hyderabad)
59.
The first Indian to set a world record of ever having reached the highest
of heights yet in a hot balloon
Vijaypath Singhania
(Nov. 26, 2005. 69852 ft.)
60.
The first wonder child of Odisha only about 4 years and a half of age completes a race of 65 km.
Budhia (May 2006)
61.
The first woman Commissioner of Police of an Indian metro (Chennai Metro Police)
Letika Saran
62.
The first Indian to Ski to the North Pole
Ajeet Bajaj (April 26, 2006)
63.
The first sportsman ever to win Gold Medal in Shooting in the World Shooting Championship
Abhinav Bindra (July 24, 2006)
64.
The first person of Indian origin to win the Miss Great Britain title
Preeti Desai (2006)
65.
The first woman President of the Republic of India
Pratibha Patil

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