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April 24. Kazinform's timelines of major events

24 April 2019 07:00

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 24th of April. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on April 24.


The office of the President of Kazakh SSR was established in 1990. Nursultan Nazarbayev was elected to the post at the session of the Supreme Council.

Kassym Kaisenov, Alezey Kulakov and Murdin Taipov were awarded Khalyk Khaharmany (Heroes of the Nation) titles in 1995 for heroism and valour in the WWII.

The Alley of Heads of State was unveiled at the Park of 28 Panfilov Guardsmen in Almaty in 1996. President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and the first lady planted trees there.

The Days of Abai were held in Turkey in 1996. A new school was named after the great Kazakh poet. The Abai Museum was opened at the school with the assistance of the Kazakh Embassy in Turkey.

The Business Council under the Kazakh President was founded in 2005.

In 2010, the Victory Park in Taraz was named after Hero of the Soviet Union Bauyrzhan Momyshuly.

In 2014, a ground-breaking ceremony with participation of President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev took place at the construction site of Astana EXPO 2017. The Head of State laid the capsule in the foundation of the future exhibition complex giving start to the construction work.

At the Dawn of Independence exposition took place at the Museum of the Library of the First President of Kazakhstan-Leader of the Nation in 2018.

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