First Male in Independent India

 

S. NoFirst in Independent India – Male
1Dr. Rajendra Prasad was the First President of India from Jan. 26, 1950 to May 14, 1962
2Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru was the First Prime Minister of India from Aug. 15, 1947 to May 27, 1964
3C. Rajagopalachari was the First (& last) Indian Governor General of India from June 21, 1948 to Jan. 26 1950
4Rakesh Sharma is The First Indian went in Space on 1984 Mission: Soyuz T-11
5Kodandera Madappa Cariappa was the First Commander-in-Chief of India from Jan. 16, 1949 to Jan. 14, 1953
6Zakir Husain was the First President died while in office of India from May 13, 1967 to May 3, 1969
7Charan Singh was the First Prime Minister did not face the Parliament of India from July, 28 1979 to January 14, 1980
8S.H.F. Jamshedji Manekshaw was the First Field Marshal of India of India from June 8, 1969 to Jan. 15, 1973
9Mihir Sen was the First Indian crossed the English Channel of India from 1958
10G. Sankara Kurup received the First Jnanpith Award in 1965
11Ganesh Vasudev Mavalankar was the First Speaker of Lok Sabha of India from May 15, 1952 to Jan. 13 1956
12Subroto Mukerjee was the First Air Chief Marshal of India from April 1954 to Nov. 1960
13Abul Kalam Azad was the First Education Minister of India from Aug. 15, 1947 to Feb. 2, 1958
14Vallabhbhai Jhaverbhai Patel was the First Home Minister (& First Deputy Prime Minister) of India from Aug. 15, 1947 to Dec. 15, 1950
15Dr. S. Radhakrishnan was the First Vice-President of India from Jan. 26 1952 to May 12, 1962
16Vice Admiral Ram Dass Katari was the First Naval Chief of India from April 22, 1958 to June 4, 1962
17Dr. Nagendra Singh was the First (Indian) President of the International Court of Justice (Hague) of India from 1985 to 1988
18Major Som Nath Sharma did First receive Param Vir Chakra
19Acharya Vinoba Bhave did First receive Ramon Magsaysay Award in 1958
20Har Gobind Khorana was the First Indian received Nobel Prize in Medicine of India from 1968
21Saifuddin Kitchlew is the First Indian received Stalin (now Lenin) Peace Prize in 1952
22Justice Hirala J. Kania was the First Chief Justice of Supreme Court of India from Jan. 26, 1950 to Nov. 6, 1951
23Amartya Sen is the First person (Indian) received Nobel Prize in Economics in 1998
24Shyama Prasad Mukherjee was the First person resigned from the Central Cabinet on April 6, 1950
25Justice M. Hidayatullah was the First Chief Justice of Supreme Court Acted as the President of India (Acting President) of India from July 20, 1969 to Aug. 24, 1969
26Shanmukham Chetty was the First Finance Minister of India from 1947 to 1949
27Morarji Desai was the First Prime Minister resigned without completing his tenure of India from March 24, 1977 to July 28, 1979 Resigned in – 1979
28Baldev Singh was the First Defence Minister of India from 1947–1952
29Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar was the First Law Minister of India from Aug. 15, 1947 to Sep. 1951
30C. N. Annadurai was the First Chief Minister died during his tenure of India from Feb. 1967 to Feb. 3, 1969 Died in Feb. 3, 1969