First in the World – GK Questions and Answers PDF Download


First in the World GK – In the General Knowledge section, a candidate is required to know the first in the world GK. If you follow the trend, you will see that a lot of questions are asked about the first person or woman in the world. The first common knowledge in the world is not intricate and is easy to remember. This important list has been given to help you learn the first common knowledge in the world. From this study, you can achieve success in the first attempt.

Here is the list of all First in the World–

1. Asian city to host Olympics Tokyo – Japan, 1964
2. Athlete disqualified at the Olympics for drug use Olympics, 1968 – Hans-Gunnar Lijenwall, Mexico
3. Blind person to conquer the Everest – Erik Weihenmayer, USA, 2001
4. Chairman of Peoples Republic of China – Mao-Tse-Tung
5. China’s first man in space – Yang Liwei
6. Chinese Traveller to India – Fahein
7. Country to host modern Olympics – Greece
8. Country to issue paper currency – China
9. Country to launch Radio Telescope Satellite into space – Japan 
10. Country to launch satellite into space – Russia
11. Country to make a constitution – USA
12. Country to make education compulsory – Prussia
13. Country to Organize NAM Summit – Belgrade
14. Country to Print Books – China
15. Country to send human to Moon – USA
16. Country to start Civil Service Competition – China
17. Country to win World Cup Football – Uruguay
18. Cricket Club – Hambledon, England
19. European to visit China – Marco Polo 
20. Foreign Invader to India – Alexander the Great
21. Lady to climb Mount Everest – Junko Taibei
22. Man boxing champion – Tim Hyer
23. Man chess champion – Wilhelm Steinitz,
24. Man Oscar winner for the Best Actor – Emil Jannings
25. Man to climb Mt. Everest – Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary, 1953
26. Man to compile Encyclopedia – Aspheosis
27. Man to cross the Pacific Ocean in hot air balloon – Ben Abruzzo and team in the Double Eagle V
28. Man to draw the map of Earth – Anexemander
29. Man to Fly an airplane – Wright Brothers
30. Man to fly solo non-stop across the Atlantic – Charles Lindbergh
31. Man to fly solo non-stop around the world in ballon – Steve Fossett, US
32. Man to go to the space Major – Yuri Gagarin
33. Man to have climbed Mount Everest Twice – Nawang Gombu
34. Man to reach North Pole – Robert Peary
35. Man to reach South Pole – Ronald Amundsen
36. Man to sail around the World – Ferdinand Magellan
37. Man to sail around the World alone – Joshua Slocum 
38. Man to set foot on the Moon – Neil Armstrong
39. Man to swim across the English Channel – Matthew Webb
40. Man to walk in space – Alexei Arkhovich Lenov
41. Man to walk in space – Alexei Leonov
42. Man to Win Nobel Prize in Chemistry – JH Wenthoff
43. Man to win Nobel Prize in Economics – Ranger Fish and John Tinbergen
44. Man to win Nobel Prize in Literature – Rene FA and Silt Pradhom
45. Man to win Nobel Prize in Medicine – AE Wonn Behring
46. Man to win Nobel Prize in Peace – Jin F Dunant and Frederic Peiry
47. Man to win Nobel Prize in Physics – WK Roentgen
48. Man to win Tour de France – Maurice Garin
49. Man tourist in Space – Dennis Tito
50. Parkinson’s disease was first described by James – British neurologist Parkinson
51. Person in Space – Yuri Gagarin
52. Person of Moon – Neil Armstrong
53. Person to reach North Pole – Robert Pearey
54. Person to reach South Pole – Amundsen
55. Place where atom bomb was dropped – Hiroshima
56. President of the Chinese Republic – Dr. Sun Yat Sen
57. President of U.S.A. – George Washington

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58. Recipient of a permanent artificial heart – Berney Clark 
59. Secretary-General of UN – Trigve Li
60. Space shuttle launched – Colombia
61. Space vehicle to land on the moon – Lunar Exploration Module (LEM)
62. Spaceship landed on Moon – Viking 1
63. The first adventurer flying successfully across the English Channel without aircraft – Felix Baumgartner 
64. The first aircraft pilot to round the entire world non-stop by his 2 engine aircraft in 67 hours – Steve Fossett 
65. The first blind man to scale Mt. Everest – Erik Weihenmayer (USA, May 25, 2001)
66. The first double amputee to scale Mt. Everest – Mark Inglis
67. The first duly elected woman President of an African country – Allen Johnson Sirleaf
68. The first Hindu Chief Justice of Pakistani Supreme Court justice – Rana Bhagwan Das 
69. The first Muslim woman to become the Secretary General of Amnesty International – Irene Zubeida Khan 
70. The first Muslim woman to receive Nobel Prize – Shirin Ebadi
71. The first residents of International Space Station – Bill Shepherd (USA), Yuri Gidzanko and Sergei Krikalev (Russia)
72. The first South African to become the second space tourist – Mark Shuttleworth
73. The first space astronaut to go into space seven times till date – Jerry Ross (U.S.A.)
74. The first woman athlete to touch 5.0-metre mark in pole vault – Ms. Yelena Isinbayeva
75. The first woman Chancellor of Germany – Angela Merkel
76. The first woman foreign Secretary of England – Margaret Beckett
77. The first woman Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan – Shamshad Akhtar
78. The first woman of the world to climb Mt. Everest four times – Lakpa Sherpa (Nepali)
79. The first woman of the world to swim across five continents – Bula Chaudhury (India) 
80. The first woman President of Chile – Dr. Michelle Bachelet
81. The first woman Prime Minister of Jamaica – Portia Simpson Miller
82. The first woman Prime Minister of South Korea – Ms. Chang Sang
83. The first woman to be appointed as a Governor of a province in Afghanistan – Habiba Sarabi
84. The first woman to cross seven important seas of the world by swimming – Bula Chaudhury (India) 
85. The first youngest grandmaster of the world in chess – Sergey Karjakin (Ukraine) 
86. The woman with the highest individual – Kiran Baloch 
87. Woman Bishop – Rev Barbara C. Harris (USA)
88. Woman black tennis player to win a singles title at Wimbledon – A. Gibson 
89. Woman civilian Police adviser of the UN – Kiran Bedi 
90. Woman cosmonaut in Space – Valentina Tereshkova
91. Woman Cosmonaut in Space – Valentina Tereshkova, USSR
92. Woman Oscar winner for Best Actress – Janet Gaynor
93. Woman President of a country – Maria Estela Peron
94. Woman President of a Country – Maria Estela Peron
95. Woman President of UN General Assembly – Vijayatakshai Pandit
96. Woman Prime Minister of a country – Mrs. Srimavo Bhandarnaike
97. Woman Prime Minister of a Country – S. Bhandarnayake
98. Woman professional bullfighter – Patricia Mccormick
99. Woman to Climb Mt. Everest – Juno Tabei, Japan
100. Woman to Climb Mt. Everest twice – Santosh Yadav
101. Woman to Command a Space Mission Colonel – Eileen Collins (USA)
102. Woman to reach Antartica – Caroline Michaelson
103. Woman to reach North Pole – Mrs. Fran Phipps
104. Woman to sail around the world alone – Kat Cotte
105. Woman to set foot on North Pole – Ann Bancroft, USA
106. Woman to swim the English Channel – Gertrude Ederle
107. Woman to win a Grand Slam – Maureen Catherine
108. Woman to win an Olympic Gold Medal – Charlotte Cooper, Uk, Tennis Singles 
109. Woman to win Nobel Prize in Chemistry – Marie Curie Sklodowska
110. Woman to win Nobel Prize in Economics – Elinor Ostrom
111. Woman to win Nobel Prize in Literature – Selma Lagerlof
112. Woman to win Nobel Prize in Medicine – Gerty Thersa Cori
113. Woman to win Nobel Prize in Peace – Bertha von Suttner
114. Woman to win Nobel Prize in Physics – Marie Curie Sklodowska
115. Woman tourist in Space – Mrs. Anousheh Ansari

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