Events, Births, Deaths occured on March 5

Historical Events

1666 - Shivaji Maharaj starts for Agra to meet Aurangzeb.

2012 - Mahesh Bhupati and Rohan Bopanna won Dubai Doubles title.

Famous Births

1913 - Gangubai Hangal was born. He was a singer of the khyal genre of Hindustani classical music. He belonged to the Kirana gharana.

1919 - M. N. Nambiar (Manjeri Narayanan Nambiar) was born. He was a Tamil film actor who was a famous for his roles as villain.

Famous Deaths

1539 - Nuno da Cunha died. He was the governor of Portuguese possessions in India from 1528 to 1538.



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