First In World

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Here is a list of some Achievers who were The first in the World in some or the other field. It is Important keeping Competitive Exams in mind. Hope you all like the post..!!


Significance
Achiever
Asian city to
host Olympics
Tokyo, Japan, 1964
Athlete
disqualified at the Olympics for drug use
Hans-Gunnar
Lijenwall, Mexico Olympics, 1968
Blind person to
conquer the Everest
Erik Weihenmayer, USA, 2001

Cricket Club
Cricket club
founded in Hambledon, England
Country to Print
Books
China
Country to issue
paper currency
China
Country to start
Civil Service Competition
China
Country to make
education compulsory
Prussia
Country to win
World Cup football
Uruguay
Country to make
a constitution
USA
Country to
Organize NAM Summit
Belgrade
Country to send
human to Moon
USA
Country to
launch satellite into space
Russia
Country to host
modern Olympics
Greece
Country to
launch Radio Telescope Satellite into  space
Japan
European to
visit China
Marco Polo
Man to climb Mt
Everest
Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary, 1953
Man to reach
North Pole
Robert Peary
Man to reach
South Pole
Ronald Amundsen
Man to Fly an
aeroplane
Wright
Brothers
Man to sail
around the World
Ferdinand Magellan
Man to set foot
on the Moon
Neil Armstrong
Man to go to the
space
Major Yuri Gagarin
Man to draw the
map of Earth
Anexemander
Man to compile
Encyclopedia
Aspheosis
Man to win Nobel
Prize in Literature
Rene FA and
Silt Pradhom
Man to win Nobel
Prize in Peace
Jin F Dunant nad Frederic Peiry
Man to win Nobel
Prize in Physics
WK Roentgen
Man to win Nobel
Prize in Chemistry
JH Wenthoff
Man to win Nobel
Prize in Medicine
AE Wonn
Behring
Man to win Nobel
Prize in Economics
Ranger Fish and John Tinbergen
Man to sail
around the World alone
Joshua Slocum
Man tourist in
Space
Dennis Tito
Man to have
climbed Mount Everest Twice
Nawang Gombu
Man Oscar winner
for the Best Actor
Emil Jannings, 1928
Man to win Tour
de France
Maurice Garin,
1903
Man boxing
champion
Tim Hyer, 1841
Man chess
champion
Wilhelm
Steinitz, 1886
Man to walk in
space
Alexei Arkhovich Leonov, 1965
Man heart
transplant was performed by
Dr. Christian
Barnard, 1967
Man heart
transplant recipient
Louis Washkansky, 1967
Man to fly solo
nonstop across the Atlantic
Charles
Lindbergh, 1927
Man to swim
across the English Channel
Matthew Webb, 1875
Man to fly solo
nonstop around the world in balloon
Steve Fossett,
U.S., 2002
Man to cross the
Pacific Ocean in hot air balloon
Ben Abruzzo and team in the Double Eagle V
Movie in the
world
The jazz
Singer , 1927
Parkinson’s
disease was first described by
James Parkinson, British neurologist, 1817
Religion of the
world
Santosh Dharma
Recipient of a
permanent artificial heart
Barney Clark, 1982
Secretary
General of UN
Trigve Li
Space shuttle
launched
Colombia
Space ship
landed on Moon
Viking-1
Space vehicle to
land on the moon
Lunar Exploration Module (LEM)
Woman tourist in
Space
Mrs Anousheh
Ansari
Woman civilian police
adviser of the U.N.
Kiran Bedi
Woman Bishop
Rev Barbara C.
Harris (USA)
Woman to win
Nobel Prize in Literature
Selma Lagerlöf
Woman to win
Nobel Prize in Peace
Bertha von
Suttner
Woman to win
Nobel Prize in Physics
Marie Curie-Skłodowska
Woman to win
Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Marie
Curie-Skłodowska
Woman to win
Nobel Prize in Medicine
Gerty Theresa Cori
Woman to win
Nobel Prize in Economics
Elinor Ostrom
Woman Prime
Minister of a Country
S Bhandarnayake
Woman Cosmonaut
in Space
Valentina
Tereshkova, USSR
Woman to Climb
Mt. Everest
Juno Tabei, Japan
Woman President
of UN General assembly
Vijayalakshmi
Pandit
Woman to reach
North Pole
Mrs Fran Phipps
Woman to reach
Antarctica
Caroline
Michaelson
Woman President
of a Country
Maria Estela Peron
Woman to sail
around the world alone
Kat Cotte
Woman to win an
Olympic Gold Medal
Charlotte Cooper, UK, Tennis singles, 1900
Woman
professional bullfighter
Patricia
Mccormick, 1952
Women’s Olympic
marathon Champion
Joan Benoit, Los Angles, 1984
Woman to Climb
Mt. Everest twice
Santosh Yadav
Woman Oscar
winner for Best Actress
janet Gaynor, 1928
Woman black
tennis player to win a singles title at Wimbledon
A Gibson, 1957
Woman to win a
Grand Slam
Maureen Catherine, 1953
Woman to swim the
English Channel
Gertrude
Ederle, 1926
Woman to set
foot on North Pole
Ann Bancroft, USA, 1986
University of
the world
Taxila
University

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25 Comments

  1. Aayushi mam… please suggest some books for SSC tier II.. am new to SSC… and don't know which book to refer!!: (

  2. Refer to "Platform" By Rukmini Publications for Maths and "Perfect Competitive English by V K Sinha" for English.

  3. thank u mam
    and i have a complaint….why in quiz there is error… in some Ques data is missing, ans wrong ect ?

  4. Shadow we try and make our content as error free as we can. Still if some errors are brought to our notice, we correct them as soon as we can.

    Still we will keep this in mind and will try to provide you the best!!

  5. can anybudy tell me,whch book i read for English AND how to study in english ,,,every time my exam back by this…..
    AYUSHI MAM…….
    SANDEEP SIR……
    SOMONE ELSE……
    help me guys

  6. Hello ,
    You should study from Publications and "Perfect Competitive English" by V K Sinha.. It is very useful book for practise and take all practice exercise 4 – 5 time. from this book.

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