1st woman records in India
1st Woman speaker – Shannodevi
1st Indian woman to climb Mt. Everest – Bachendripal 1984
Youngest to climb Mt. Everest – Dicky Dolma
1st Woman to swim across English Channel – Arti Saha
First Indian Woman to be crowned as Miss World - Reita Faria.
First Indian Woman to be crowned as Miss universe – Susmita Sen.
1st Indian Woman president of UN Gen. Assembly – Vijayalakshmi Pandit
1st woman chief justice of Supreme Court – Fathima Bibi
|Fathima Beevi. M. Fathima Beevi (born 30 April 1927) is a former judge of the Supreme Court of India. Appointed to the apex Court in 1989, she became the first female judge to be a part of the Supreme court of India, and the first Muslim woman to be appointed to any of the higher judiciaries in country.
1st Woman Chief Justice - Omana Kunjamma
1st Woman central minister – Rajkumari Amrit Kaur
1st woman IPS – Kiran Bedi
1st Indian Muslim ruler to sit on the throne of Delhi – Razia Sultana
1st Woman to receive Sena medal - Bimla Devi
1st Woman advocate - Cornelia Sorabji
|Cornelia Sorabji (15 November 1866 – 6 July 1954) was an Indian woman who was the first female graduate from Bombay University, the first woman to study law at Oxford University and the first female advocate in India, and the first woman to practice law in India and Britain.
Who is the first woman President of India? - - Pratibha Devisingh Patil
|Pratibha Devisingh Patil (born 19 December 1934) is an Indian politician who served as the 12th President of India from 2007 to 2012. A member of the Indian National Congress, Patil is the only woman to hold the office.
Who is the first woman governor of India? - Sarojini Naidu Sarojini Naidu was the first female to become the governor of an Indian state. She governed Uttar Pradesh from 15 August 1947 to 2 March 1949.
Who is the first lady chief minister of India? - Sucheta Kriplani. Sucheta Kriplani (née Mazumdar, 25 June 1908 – 1 December 1974) was an Indian freedom fighter and politician. She was India's first woman Chief Minister, serving as the head of the Uttar Pradesh government from 1963 to 1967. w/o Jivatram Bhagwandas Kripalani
Who is the missile woman of India? - Tessy Thomas Tessy Thomas (born April 1963) is an Indian scientist and Director General of Aeronautical Systems and the former Project Director for Agni-IV missile in Defence Research and Development Organisation. She is the first woman scientist to head a missile project in India.
Who is the first woman prime minister in India? - Indira Gandhi Indira Gandhi was the daughter of Jawaharlal Nehru, the first prime minister of India. She served as Prime Minister from January 1966 to March 1977 and again from January 1980 until her assassination in October 1984, making her the second longest-serving Indian Prime Minister, after her father.
Who was the first Indian woman to receive Bharat Ratna? Indira Gandhi became the first woman to receive the Bharat Ratna award in 1971. She was also the first woman Prime Minister of India and served from 1966 to 1977. Indira Gandhi was named as the "Woman of the Millennium" in a poll which was organised by BBC in 1999.
Who is the first woman ambassador of India? - Chonira Belliappa Muthamma Chonira Belliappa Muthamma (January 24, 1924 - October 14, 2009) was the first woman to clear the Indian Civil Services examinations. She was also the first woman to join the Indian Foreign Service. She was the first Indian woman diplomat as well.
Who is the first woman scientist in India? - Asima Chatterjee Asima Chatterjee received a master's degree (1938) and a doctoral degree (1944) in organic chemistry from the University of Calcutta. She was the first Indian woman to earn a doctorate in science.
Who is the first woman IAS officer in India? - Anna Rajam Malhotra Anna Rajam George Malhotra (17 July 1927 – 17 September 2018) was an Indian Administrative Service officer. She was the first woman in India to hold this position. Malhotra belonged to the 1951 batch of the IAS and married R. N. Malhotra, her batchmate.
Who is the first female IFS officer in India? - Muthamma Muthamma was the first woman entrant to the Indian civil services through the UPSC examination, clearing the examination in 1948, and also the first IFS woman officer, joining the service in 1949.
Who is the first Indian woman Nobel Prize winner? - Mother Teresa She became the first Indian woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize in 1979.
Who is the first Indian woman to reach Antarctica? Meher Moos
1st woman judge of High Court – Anna Chandi.
1st Indian Chief Justice of High Court – Leila Seth
1st Indian woman to circumnavigate the world - Ujjwala Rai
1st Indian woman president of INC – Sarojini Naidu
1st India woman editor of an English News Paper – Dina Wakil
1st Woman Chief Engineer – PK Theressa.
1st woman to pass M.A. - Chandramukhi Bose
1st woman Doctor - Kadambini Ganguly.
1st Indian Woman cosmonaut of India – Kalpana Chawla