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February 5, 2016 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Computer hackers try to steal 1 billion from Federal Reserve Bank of New York using Bangladesh banking codes, steal 81 million before a typo alerts authorities

Birthdays in History

  • Jigme Namgyel Wangchuck, heir to throne of Bhutan, born in Thimphu, Bhutan

Deaths in History

  • Bodil Malmsten, Swedish writer (The Price of Water in Finistère), dies at 71
2016 in History