First Jnanpith Award winners from different languages

1.First Person to win the awardG. Sankara Kurup1965
2.First woman to win the awardAshapurna Devi1976

#LanguageAuthorYear
1.MalayalamG. Sankara Kurup1965
2.BengaliTarashankar Bandyopadhyay1966
3.GujaratiUmashankar Joshi1967
4.KannadaK. Venkatappa Puttappa (Kuvempu)1967
5.HindiSumitranandan Pant1968
6.UrduFiraq Gorakhpuri1969
7.TeluguVishwanatha Satyanarayana1970
8.OdiaGopinath Mohanty1973
9.MarathiVishnu Sakharam Khandekar1974
10.TamilAkilan1975
11.AssameseBirendra Kumar Bhattacharya1979
12.PunjabiAmrita Pritam1981
13.KashmiriRehman Rahi2004
14.KonkaniRavindra Kelekar2006
15.SanskritSatya Vrat Shastri2006