Events, Births, Deaths occured on February 5

Historical Events

2011 - Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee rules out disclosing names of those who have stashed away money in tax havens abroad but discloses that notices have been sent to 17 of 18 names of account holders in a bank in Liechtenstein.

2012 - Special CBI court dismisses Subramanian Swamy's petition to prosecute Home Minister P.Chidambaram in 2G scam.

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Famous Deaths

1927 - Inayat Khan died at the age of 44. He was the founder of The Sufi Order in the West in 1914 (London) and teacher of Universal Sufism.

2008 - Maharishi Mahesh Yogi (Mahesh Prasad Varma) was died at the age of 90 in Vlodrop, Limburg, Netherlands. He developed the Transcendental Meditation technique and was the leader and guru of a worldwide organization that has been characterized in multiple ways including as a new religious movement and as non-religious.

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