First in India GK – First Swimmer, First Test tube baby, First Pilot

First in India GK – Welcome to GKcoaching.in! In today’s class we will discuss about the first happenings in India. Such type of questions are asked in exam where you may be asked Who was the first home minister of India or Who was the first successful surgeon who transplanted heart, etc. These type of questions are part of static GK. Here we have collected some of the most important First in India GK questions which are repeated in every exam.

First in India GK questions answers

# First President of India – Dr. Rajendra Prasad

# First Vice President of India – Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

# First Prime minister of India – Jawahar Lal Nehru

# First Home minister of India – Sardar Vallabh bhai Patel

# First Education minister of India – Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

# First speaker of Indian parliament – G.V. Mavalankar

# First muslim President – Dr. Zakir Hussain

# First swimmer who crossed the english channel – Mihir Sen

# First woman to swim across the english channel – Arti Saha

# First woman Chief minister – Sucheta Kriplani

# First woman speaker of Lok Sabha – Meira Kumar

# First foreigner awardee of Bharat ratna – Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan

# First woman Sahitya Akademi Award winner – Amrita Pritam

# First successful Surgeon who transplanted heart – Dr. P. Venugopal

# First woman air pilot – Durba Banerjee

# First President of National Congress – W.C. Banerjee

First in India GK Quiz

# First President of Constituent Assembly – Dr. Rajendra Prasad

# First awardee of Bharat Ratna – Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

# First Indian winner of Nobel prize – Rabindranath Tagore

# First acting president of Constituent assembly – Dr. Sachidanand Sinha

# First Indian bowler who made hat-trick in test cricket – Harbhajan Singh

# First Indian district to achieve 100% literacy rate – Ernakulam, Kerala

# First woman to climb Mt. Everest – Bachendri Pal

# First man to climb Mt. Everest – Tenzing Norgay

# First Newspaper – Bengal Gazette

# First test tube baby – Durga Agarwal

# First gold medalist on international track – Hima Das

# First woman external affairs minister – Sushma Swaraj

# First Indian to won bronze medal in Olympic boxing game – Vijendra Kumar

# First Indian to won gold medal in Olympic game individually – Abhinav Bindra

# Who won the first grandmaster award – Vishwanathan Anand

# Who won first individual medal in Olympics games – K.D. Jadhav

# First Indian batsman who made 300 runs in test cricket – Virendra Sehwag

# First Governor General of India – Lord Mountbatten

# First atomic experiment – 18 May 1974 (Pokhran 1 – Operation smiling Buddha)

# First missile of India – Prithvi

First in India GK MCQ

# First Indian Aircraft carrier ship – INS Vikrant

# First submarine of India – INS Cauveri

# First Indian atomic submarine – INS Chakra

# India’s first Indian Governor General – C. Rajagopalachari

# Last Governor and first Viceroy of India – Lord Canning

# First Commander in Chief – K.M. Kariappa

# First Chief Justice of India – Hira Lal J. Kania

# First election commissioner – Sukumar Sen

# First woman teacher in India – Savitribai Phule

# First woman to receive Nobel prize – Mother Teresa

# First licensed pilot in India – J.R.D Tata

# First finance minister of India – R.K. Shanmukham Chetty

# First auditor general of India – V. Narahari Rao

# First director of CBI – D.P. Kohli

# First national security Adviser of India – Brijesh Mishra

# First governor of RBI – Sir Osborne Smith

# First space traveler – Rakesh Sharma

# First woman IAS – Anna Ranjan George

First in India static GK

# First sportsperson to receive Bharat Ratna – Sachin Tendulkar

# First cabinet minister who resigned – Shyama Prasad Mukherjee

# First Indian Satellite – Aryabhatta

# First editor of the Time magazine – Bobby Ghosh

# First woman IPS – Kiran Bedi

# First woman Chief justice of High court – Leila Seth

# First Indian who contested election in British parliament – Mohan Ghose

# First Tennis grandslam title winner – Mahesh Bhupati

# First actress to win Padma Shri award – Nargis Dutt

# First player awarded Padma bhushan – C.K. Naidu

# First president of Indian science congress – Asutosh Mukherjee

# First atomic center – Tarapur (Maharashtra)

# India’s first atomic reactor name – Apsara

# First Indian scientist who is the winner of Nobel prize – C.V. Raman (in Physics)

# First Chinese traveller to India > Fa-hien (during reign of Chandragupta II)

# First winner of Magsaysay award – Vinoba Bhave

# First muslim President of National congress – Badruddin Tyabji

# First Indian honoured by Bharat Ratna after death – Lal Bahadur Shastri

# First speaker in hindi in the U.N.O. general assembly – Atal Bihari Vajpayee

# First football club in India – Mohan Bagan

# First Dadasaheb Phalke Awardee – Devika Rani

# First Sound film – Alam Ara

# First colour film – Kisan Kanya

# First Miss earth – Nicole Faria

# First Miss universe – Sushmita Sen

# First Miss asia pacific – Zeenat Aman

# First Miss world – Reita Faria

# First person to reach North pole – Sanjay Thapar

# First person to reach South pole – Jatinder Kumar Bajaj

Indian history GK Mock test