Newton D India 361 Questions 225 Answers 1 Best Answer 1k Points View Profile 0 Newton D Asked: May 6, 20202020-05-06T21:29:51+05:30 2020-05-06T21:29:51+05:30In: Education Who was the first person to receive Magsaysay Award? 0 Who was the first person to receive Magsaysay Award? gk Share Facebook 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent Charu New Delhi, 602 Questions 2k Answers 4 Best Answers 2k Points View Profile Charu Added an answer on May 6, 2020 at 10:56 pm Vinoba Bhave was the 1st Magsaysay Award winner. Human rights activist Vinoba Bhave was among the first five individuals to receive the Ramon Magsaysay Award in its year of inception in 1958. Bhave received the Community Leadership award for his dedication to “propagation of a new kind of social revolution in India”. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Featured image Select file Browse Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.