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Significance

Achiver

Asian city to host Olympics

Tokyo, Japan, 1964

Athlete disqualified at the Olympics for drug use

Hans-Gunnar Lijenwall, Mexico Olympics, 1968

Blind person to conquer the Everest

Erik Weihenmayer, USA, 2001

Cricket Club

Cricket club founded in Hambledon, England

Country to Print Books

China

Country to issue paper currency

China

Country to start Civil Service Competition

China

Country to make education compulsory

Prussia

Country to win World Cup football

Uruguay

Country to make a constitution

USA

Country to Organize NAM Summit

Belgrade

Country to send human to Moon

USA

Country to launch satellite into space

Russia

Country to host modern Olympics

Greece

Country to launch Radio Telescope Satellite into  space

Japan

European to visit China

Marco Polo

Man to climb Mt Everest

Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary, 1953

Man to reach North Pole

Robert Peary

Man to reach South Pole

Ronald Amundsen

Man to Fly an aeroplan

Wright Brothers

Man to sail around the World

Ferdinand Magellan

Man to set foot on the Moon

Neil Armstrong

Man to go to the space

Major Yuri Gagarin

Man to draw the map of Earth

Anexemander

Man to compile Encyclopedia

Aspheosis

Man to win Nobel Prize in Literature

Rene FA and Silt Pradhom

Man to win Nobel Prize in Peace

Jin F Dunant nad Frederic Peiry

Man to win Nobel Prize in Physics

WK Roentgen

Man to win Nobel Prize in Chemistry

JH Wenthoff

Man to win Nobel Prize in Medicine

AE Wonn Behring

Man to win Nobel Prize in Economics

Ranger Fish and John Tinbergen

Man to sail around the World alone

Joshua Slocum

Man tourist in Space

Dennis Tito

Man to have climbed Mount Everest Twice

Nawang Gombu

Man Oscar winner for the Best Actor

Emil Jannings, 1928

Man to win Tour de France

Maurice Garin, 1903

Man boxing champion

Tim Hyer, 1841

Man chess champion

Wilhelm Steinitz, 1886

Man to walk in space

Alexei Arkhovich Leonov, 1965

Man heart transplant was per formed by

Dr. Christian Barnard, 1967

Man heart transplant recipient

Louis Washkansky, 1967

Man to fly solo non stop across the Atlantic

Charles Lindbergh, 1927

Man to swim across the English Channel

Matthew Webb, 1875

Man to fly solo nonstop around the world in ballon

Steve Fossett, U.S., 2002

Man to cross the Pacific Ocean in hot air balloon

Ben Abruzzo and team in the Double Eagle V

Movie in the world

The jazz Singer , 1927

Parkinson’s disease was first described by

James Parkinson, British neurologist, 1817

Religion of the world

Santosh Dharma

Recipient of a permanent artificial heart

Barney Clark, 1982

Secretary General of UN

Trigve Li

Space shuttle launched

Colombia

Space ship landed on Moon

Viking-1

Space vehicle to land on the moon

Lunar Exploration Module (LEM)

Woman tourist in Space

Mrs Anousheh Ansari

Woman civilian police adviser of the U.N.

Kiran Bedi

Woman Bishop

Rev Barbara C. Harris (USA)

Woman to win Nobel Prize in Literature

Selma Lagerlöf

Woman to win Nobel Prize in Peace

Bertha von Suttner

Woman to win Nobel Prize in Physics

Marie Curie-Skłodowska

Woman to win Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Marie Curie-Skłodowska

Woman to win Nobel Prize in Medicine

Gerty Theresa Cori

Woman to win Nobel Prize in Economics

Elinor Ostrom

Woman Prime Minister of a Country

S Bhandarnayake

Woman Cosmonaut in Space

Valentina Tereshkova, USSR

Woman to Climb Mt. Everest

Juno Tabei, Japan

Woman President of UN General assembly

Vijayalakshmi Pandit

Woman to reach North Pole

Mrs Fran Phipps

Woman to reach Antartica

Caroline Michaelson

Woman President of a Country

Maria Estela Peron

Woman to sail around the world alone

Kat Cotte

Woman to win an Olympic Gold Medal

Charlotte Cooper, UK, Tennis singles, 1900

Woman professional bullfighter

Patricia Mccormick, 1952

Women’s Olympic marathon Champion

Joan Benoit, Los Angles, 1984

Woman to Climb Mt. Everest twice

Santosh Yadav

Woman Oscar winner for Best Actress

Janet Gaynor, 1928

Woman black tennis player to win a singles title at Wimbledon

A Gibson, 1957

Woman to win a Grand Slam

Maureen Catherine, 1953

Woman to swim the English Channel

Gertrude Ederle, 1926

Woman to set foot on North Pole

Ann Bancroft, USA, 1986

University of the world

Taxila University

 







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