March 8, 2020 GKmojo

January 2022

Padma Vibhushan 2022

  • Art : Ms. Prabha Atre
  • Literature and Education : Shri Radheyshyam Khemka (Posthumous)
  • Civil Service : General Bipin Rawat (Posthumous)
  • Public Affairs : Shri Kalyan Singh (Posthumous)

79th Golden Globe Awards

  • Best Motion Picture (Drama): The Power of the Dog directed Jane Campion
  • Best Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy): West Side Story directed Steven Spielberg

Australian Open 2022

TitleWinnerRunner-up
Men’s SinglesRafael Nadal (Spain)Daniil Medvedev (Russia)
Women’s SinglesAshleigh Barty (Australia)Danielle Collins (USA)

Pt. Birju Maharaj (Dancer, Composer, Singer)

  • Born: 04.02.1937
  • Passed away: 17.01.2022
  • Real Name: Brijmohan Nath Mishra
  • Exponent of Kathak dance

Hyderabad

The place at which India’s first open rock museum was inaugurated the Union Minister of State for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Jitendra Singh.

Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas

The French economist who has been chosen to be the Chief Economist of International Monetary Fund from 01.04.2022 succeeding Ms. Gita Gopinath.

Shri S Somanath

The Director of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre who has been appointed the Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation succeeding Shri K Sivan.

PR Sreejesh

The Indian hockey player who has become the first Indian male athlete and second Indian sportsperson overall to be awarded the World Games Athlete of the Year award 2021.

Lakshya Sen

The Indian player who has won the India Open 2022 Men’s Singles badminton title defeating Singapore’s Loh Kean Yew in the finals at KD Jadhav Indoor Hall in New Delhi

Meerut

The place in Uttar Pradesh at which the foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports University was laid the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi