General Knowledge

First Female in the World

First woman president of a country – Maria Estela Person (Argentina)
first woman in the world to cross the strait of gibralter – Arti Pradhan (India)
first woman cosmonaut in space – Valentine Tereshkova (USSR)
first woman prime minister – Sirimovo Bandaranaika (Sri Lanka)
first woman to cross the seven seas – Bula Choudhary
first non-white female to win novel prize in literature – Toni Morrison
First woman to reach antarctica – Caroline Mikkelsen
first woman to have a space-walk – Svetlana Yevgenyevna Savitskaya