Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Great Works of Famous Persons


Foundation of Red Cross
Henery Dunant
Foundation of Scout
Baden Powell
Foundation of Red Gaurds
Founder of Socialism
Archarya Narendra Dev
Father of Sanskrit Grammer
Founder of Anand Van
Babe Amte
Founder of 'Auroville Ashram'
Aurobindo Ghosh
Founder of Shantiniketan
Rabindra Nath Tagore
Founder of Vishwabharati
Rabindra Nath Tagore
Founder of Pawnar Ashram
Vinoba Bhave
Founder of Bhudan Movement
Vinoba Bhave
Founder of League of Nations
Wooden Willson
Founder of Golden Temple
Guru Arjun Dev
Founder of Khalsa (Panth)
Guru Gobind Singh

First in Awards and Titles

First Miss World
Reita Faria in 1966

First Miss Universe
Susmita Sen in 1994

First Booker Prize
Arundhati Roy for The God of Small Things in 1997

First Bharat Ratna
Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishan, C. Rajagopalachari, and Dr. C.V. Raman in 1954

First Foreigner to receive Bharat Ratna

Khan Abdul Ghaffar
First Person to receive Stalin Prize
Saifuddin Kitchlu

First Chevalier
Sivaji Ganesan

First Person to receive Jnapith Award
Shri Shankar Kurup

First Dadasaheb Phalke Award
Devika Rani in 1969

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."

First Magsaysay Award
Vinoba Bhave

First Winner of a major literary award in the United States

Dhan Gopal Mukerji
First Ford Supermodel of the World(contest)

Bipasha Basu, 1996
First Indian recipient of 'Oscar Award'
Bhanu Athaiya

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