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- Who is the oldest Nobel laureate till today? Answer: John B. Goodenough is the oldest Nobel laureate at the age of 97, when he was awarded the Prize in Chemistry in 2019. Goodenough won the award alongside Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino for their contributions to the development of lithium-ion batteries.
- Who is the only person to have won the Nobel Prize in Physics twice? Answer: John Bardeen. He was awarded the 1956 prize with William Shockley and Walter Brattain “for their researches on semiconductors and their discovery of the transistor effect”. And he was awarded the 1972 prize with Leon Cooper and John Schrieffer “for their jointly developed theory of superconductivity”.
- Who was the first Viceroy of India? Answer: Lord Canning (1858-1862). The title of Viceroy was created in 1858 after the mutiny of 1857. Before 1858 the head is Governor.
- Who was the first Indian to play in a cricket Test match? Answer: K.S. Ranjitsinhji.
- Who is the first woman chief minister in India? Answer: Sucheta Kripalani (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.
- Which is the first film come in DTS (Digital Theater Systems)? Answer: Zurasi Park in 1993
- What is the first DTS film of Tamil cinema? Answer: Karuppu Roja (1996).
- When was played first ODI? Answer: January 5, 1971, between Australia and England in Melbourne, Australia.
- Who was the first person went into the Space? Answer: Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human in space (On April 12, 1961), making a 108-minute orbital flight in his Vostok 1 spacecraft.
- What letter is not found on the Periodic Table? Answer: The letter “J” is the only one not found on the periodic table. The letter “Q” also does not occur in any official element name. However, it was the temporary or placeholder name for element 114. After its official discovery, element 114 was named flerovium.
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