First in World
First adventurer flying successfully across the English Channel without aircraft
First aircraft pilot to round the entire world non-stop by his 2 engine aircraft in67 hours
First Asian to win Wimbledon Trophy
Arthur Ashe (U.S.A)
First athlete who won eight gold medals in individual events in one Olympic Games
First blind man to scale Mt. Everest
First Chairman of Peoples Republic of China
First chinese man in space
First Chinese Traveller to India
First city to be attacked with Atom bomb
First country to host the modern Olympic games
First country to issue paper currency
First country to launch satellite into space
Russia (former USSR)
First country to make a constitution
United States of America
First country to make education compulsory
First country to print books
First country to send human to Moon
United States of America
First country to start Civil Services Competition
First country to win the world cup Football
First deaf and dumb to cross the Srait of Gibraltar
Taranath Shenoy (India)
First double amputee to scale Mt. Everest
First duly elected woman President of an African Country
Allen Johnson Sirleaf
First eldest man to climb Mt. Event
First European Invader of Indian soil
Alexander, The Great
First European to visit China
First Foreign Invader to India
Alexander the Great
First Governor General of Pakistan
Mohammed Ali Jinnah
First Hindu Chief Justice of Pakistan Supreme Court
Justice Rana Bhagwan Das
First man to compile Encyclopaedia
First man to draw the map of earth
First man to go into space
Major Yuri Gagarin (USSR)
First man to reach South Pole
First man to set foot on the Moon
Nell Armstrong (U.S.A)
First man to win Nobel Prize Economics
Ranger fish (Norway)& John Tinbergen (Howlland)
First man to win Nobel prize for Chemistry
J.H. Wenthoff (Howlland)
First man to win Nobel Prize for Literature
Rene F.A. & Suilt Pradhom (France )
First man to win Nobel Prize for Peace
Jin F. Dunant (Switzerland) & Frederic Peiry (France)
First man to win Nobel prize for Physics
W.K. Roentgen (Germany)
First man to win Nobel Prize Medicine (Medical Science)
A.E. Wonn Behring (Germany)
First men to climb Mt. Everest
Sherpa Tenzing Norgay & Sir Edmund Hillary (29th May ,1953)
First men to fly an aeroplane
First Muslim woman to become the Secrwtary General of Amnesty International
Irine Zubeida Khan
First Muslim woman to receive Nobel Prize
First Person in Space
First Person to reach North Pole
First Person to reach South Pole
First person to sail around the world
First President of the Chinese Republic
Dr. Sun Yat Sen
First President of USA
First prime Minister of great Britain
First Radio Telescope Satellite was launched into space by
First religion of the world
First residents of International Space Station
Gidzanko and Sergei Krikalev
First Russian (Soviet) Prime Minister to visit India
First secretary general of United Nations
First South African to become the second space tourist
First space astronaut to go into space seven times till date
First space ship landed on mars
First Space Shuttle Launched
First Space Tourist (Female)
Mrs. Anousheh Ansari
First Space Tourist (Male)
First Summit of NAM was organized in
Belgrade (former Yugoslavia)
First University of the world
First woamn President of Chile
Dr. Michelle Bachelet
First woman athlete to touch 5.0 metre mark in pole vault
Ms. Yelena Isinbayeva
First woman Chancellor of Germany
First woman cosmonaut in space
Valentina Tereshkova (USSR)
First woman foreign Secretary of England
First Woman governor of the state Bank of Pakistan
First woman of the world to climb Mt. Everest
First woman of the world to swim across five continents
First woman President of a country
Maria Estela Peron (Argentina)
First woman President of the republic of India
First woman president of UN General assembly
Smt. Vijayalakshmi Pandit (1953)
First Woman Prime Minister of a country
Mrs. Srimavo Bhandarnaike
First woman Prime Minister of a country
S. Bhandarnayake (Sri Lanka)
First woman Prime Minister of any Muslim country
Benazir Bhutto (Pakistan)
First woman Prime Minister of England
First woman Prime Minister Of Jamaica
Porta Simpson Miller
First woman Prime Minister of South Korea
Ms. Chang Sang
First woman to be appointed as a Governor of a province in Afghanistan
First woman to climb Mt. Everest
Junko Tabei (Japan )
First Woman to Command a Space Mission
Colonel Eileen Collins
First woman to reach Antartica
First woman to reach the North pole
First youngest Grandmaster of the World in Chess
Important Dates in World History
Birth of Prophet Mohammed at Mecca.
Renaissance in Europe.
Columbus discovered America.
Defeat of Spanish Armada.
King Charles I beheaded-beginning of Commonwealth in England.
Glorious Revolution in England.
American Colonies declared Independent(4th July).
BattLE OF Trafalgar.
Battle of Waterloo-Nepoleon defeated , exiled to St. Helena.
Suez Canal opened for traffic , Gandhi was born.
Birth of Bhim Rao Ambedkar.
Russian Bolshevik Revolution and the assassination of Czar.
World War I.
The League of Nations founded.
Hitler became Chancellor of Germany.
World War II.
First Atom bomb droped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Mount Everest Conquered.
Nationalization of Suez Canal by Col. Nasser.
Artifitial earth Satellite launched by Russia.
Russia sent Yuri Gagarin into space ; Russia constructed 45 mile long wall dividing east and west Berlin.
Beginning of the International Quiet Sun year.
Tashkent Declaration between India and Pakistan.
Warsaw Pact intervened in Czechoslovakia.
American Lands on the Moon, Gandhi birth Cenenary.
China launched her first satellite on 24th april.
Russia's unmanned Luna-16 was successful in bringing back to earth the moon's rock sample.
Luna-17 reached the moon with moon mobile-'Lunakhod-I'.
Formation of the new state of Bangladesh.
China's admission to the U.N.O. 'Indo-Soviet Treaty, Indo-Pak war.
Civil war in Pakistan-East Pakistan declared herself independent.
Vietnam peace settlement.
End of war in Laos.
Geneva peace conference on West Asia.
Indo- Pack-Bangladesh Tripartite agreement, war I Cyprus, Asia games.
Crucification of Jesus Christ.
First Olympic games in Greece.
78 A. D.
Start of Saka Era.
Area of Continents
29800540 sq. km
14245000 sq. km
41667920 sq. km
7687120 sq. km
9699550 sq. km
24320000 sq. km
17599050 sq. km