First in Awards and Titles World Wide


1). First Miss World
Reita Faria in 1966

2). First Miss Universe
Susmita Sen in 1994

3). First Booker Prize

Arundhati Roy for The God of Small Things in 1997
4). First Bharat Ratna

Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishan, C. Rajagopalachari, and Dr. C.V. Raman in 1954
5). First Foreigner to receive Bharat Ratna
Khan Abdul Ghaffar
6). First Person to receive Stalin Prize
Saifuddin Kitchlu

7). First Chevalier

Sivaji Ganesan
8). First Person to receive Jnapith Award
Shri Shankar Kurup
9). First Dadasaheb Phalke Award
Devika Rani in 1969
10). First Ashoka Chakra Award to a civilian (posthumous)
D.K. Jatar, captain of the sabotaged plane Kashmir Princess, for "most conspicuous bravery, daring and self-sacrifice."
11). First Magsaysay Award
Vinoba Bhave
12). First Winner of a major literary award in the United States
Dhan Gopal Mukerji
13). First Ford Supermodel of the World(contest)
Bipasha Basu, 1996
14). First Indian recipient of 'Oscar Award'
Bhanu Athaiy

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