Article Diary - General Knowledge Digest

First People - Who were the first to do something?

First/Last Heads of State

The first woman Prime Minister of a country Mrs. S. Bandaraike (Sri Lanka)
The first President of the U.S.A. George Washington
The first President of the Chinese Republic Sun Yet Sen
The first Governor-General of Pakistan Mohammad Ali Jinnah
The last king of France Napolean III
Iraq’s first freely elected President Jalal Talabani (April 6, 2005)
The first elected woman President of an African country Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (President of Liberia elected in Nov. 2005)
The first woman Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel (Took over in November, 2005)
The first woman President of Argentina Ms. Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner (Elected on October 29, 2007)
The first European to visit China Marco Polo
The first Chinese pilgrim to visit India Fahien
The first European invader on Indian soil Alexander, the Great
Attached Files
There are no attachments for this article.
Comments
There are no comments for this article. Be the first to post a comment.
Name
Email
Security Code Security Code
Related Articles RSS Feed
Swami Vivekananda - The Universal Man
Viewed 1154 times since Sat, Nov 7, 2009
First in Sports - Sports General Knowledge Quiz Questions
Viewed 1202 times since Sat, Dec 12, 2009
Capital of Countries
Viewed 2572 times since Thu, Dec 24, 2009
Test Article
Viewed 1170 times since Thu, Nov 19, 2009
Vaccines Facts - Spreading Facts from Fiction
Viewed 1026 times since Thu, Feb 25, 2010
List of Proverbs and Sayings for "Ability"
Viewed 2563 times since Thu, Oct 15, 2009
Scientific Terms and Meanings - Scientific Glossary Terms
Viewed 3416 times since Tue, Dec 15, 2009
First in India
Viewed 1995 times since Fri, Dec 11, 2009
Variety of Animals
Viewed 2137 times since Sat, Dec 26, 2009
MENU