Events, Births, Deaths occured on February 23

Historical Events

2011 - Former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Secretary General Lalit Bhanot and OC Director General V K Verma arrested by the CBI in connection with alleged irregularities in the Rs 107 crore deal inked with a Swiss timing firm.

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Famous Deaths

1503 - Sri Tallapaka Annamacharya died at the age of 94. He was the official songmaster of the Tirumala Venkateswara Temple and a Telugu composer who composed around 32000 keertana songs.

2011 - Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi (Nirmala Srivastava) died. She was the founder of Sahaja Yoga, a meditation technique and new religious movement. Sahaja Yoga is practiced and taught for free in over 140 countries.



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