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First in the World: A Complete List

19-FEB-2018 19:32
    First in the World: A Complete List

    A close look at the history of mankind would reveal the idea that human being has an innate tendency to evolve, explore and adventure. Many people have maintained this innate human tendency which also verifies the truthfulness of this idea. Here, we are giving a complete list of ‘First in the World’ which is composed of all those human explorations and adventures, expeditions, discoveries and inventions which were made first time in the history of mankind.

    1. The first person to reach Mount Everest    

    Sherpa Tenzing, Edmund Hillary

    2. The first person to reach North Pole 

    Robert Peary

    3. The first person to reach South Pole

    Amundsen

    4. The first religion of the world  

    Hinduism

    5. The first country to print book

    China

    6. The first country to issue paper currency  

    China

    7. The first country to commence competitive examination in civil services   

    China

    8. The first President of the U.S.A.       

    George Washington

    9. The first Prime Minister of Britain    

    Robert Walpole

    10. The first Governor General of the United Nations

    Trigveli (Norway)

    11. The first country to win football World cup

    Uruguay

    12. The first country to prepare a constitution

    U.S.A.

    13. The first Governor General of Pakistan      

    Mohd. Ali Jinnah

    14. The first country to host NAM summit       

    Belgrade (Yugoslavia)

    15. The first European to attack India    

    Alexander, The Great

    16. The first European to reach China   

    Marco Polo

    17. The first person to fly aeroplane       

    Wright Brothers

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    18. The first person to sail round the world     

    Magellan

    19. The first country to send man to the moon

    U.S.A.

    20. The first country to launch Artificial satellite in the space      

    Russia

    21. The first country to host the modern Olympics   

    Greece

    22. The first city on which the atom bomb was dropped     

    Hiroshima (Japan)

    23. The first person to land on the moon         

    Neil Armstrong followed by Edwin E. Aldrin

    24. The first shuttle to go in space        

    Columbia

    25. The first spacecraft to reach on Mars

    Viking—I

    26. The first woman Prime Minister of England        

    Margaret Thatcher

    27. The first Muslim Prime Minister of a country      

    Benazir Bhutto (Pakistan)

    28. The first woman Prime Minister of a country       

    Mrs. S. Bandamaike (Sri Lanka)

    29. The first woman to climb Mount Everest    

    Mrs. Junko Tabei (Japan)

    30. The first woman cosmonaut of the world   

    Velentina Tereshkova (Russia)

    31. The first woman President of the U.N. General Assembly       

    Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

    32. The first man to fly into space

    Yuri Gagarin (Russia)

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

    Mohd. Azharuddin

    34. The first man to have climbed Mount Everest Twice      

    Nawang Gombu

    35. The first U.S. President to resign Presidency       

    Richard Nixon

    Above list of "First in the World" will be very helpful for enhancing the General Knowledge for Competitive Exam (like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.), Bank Exam and Entrance Exam".

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