Monday, 27 September 2010

QR – Cure – Quizzing Realms – 143

Identify this lady.


Hint: She was the first from her country, both amongst men and women, to achieve something.

Happy quizzing, and have a nice life, folks!

PS: Happy birth anniversary to Shaheed Bhagat Singh!

Check out my post on ‘forgotten’ Indian heroes on my opinion blog.


Sorry ishan. The others are correct. This is indeed Bhanu Athaiya, the first Indian to win the Oscar Award. She won it jointly for best costume design for the Richard Attenborough film Gandhi.


  1. Bhanu Athaiya. First Indian to win the Oscar. She won it for Gandhi.

  2. i think she is Reita Faria....the fist indian to win miss world...

  3. she is Bhanu Athaiya..first Indian to win a Oscar for best Costumes for the movie Gandhi...


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