April 8. Today's Birthdays
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today's Birthdays is the one-stop shop where you can learn about prominent Kazakhstani people who were born on the 8th of April.
Natalya KORZHOVA, President of the Financial Academy of the Ministry of Finance of Kazakhstan, Head of the Network Financial Institute of the Eurasian Economic Union, was born 61 years ago (1958). In 2006 and 2007, she held the post of the Minister of Finance of Kazakhstan. She has been awarded the Order of Kurmet, the Order of Barys, the Order of Parasat (the Order of Nobility), various state commemorative medals, and the Badge of Excellent Finance Worker.
Marat TAZHIN, Secretary of State of the Republic of Kazakhstan, was born 59 years ago (1960). He rose through the ranks from an engineer-economist at the Council for the Study of Production Forces of the Kazakh SSR Academy of Sciences (1981-1983) to the First Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2017-2019). He has been awarded the Order of Kurmet, the Order of Barys, and various medals.
Aina MUSRALIMOVA, Deputy Governor of Akmola region, was born 53 years ago (1966).
Nurlan NURZHANOV, Member of the Accounts Committee for Control over the Execution of the Republican Budget of the Republic of Kazakhstan, was born 44 years ago (1975).
Gennady GOLOVKIN, a Kazakh professional boxer, former unified middleweight world champion, was born 37 years ago (1982). He is a winner of various international tournaments (the 2003 World Championships, the 2002 Asian Games, the 2004 Asian Championships), silver medalist of the 2004 Olympic Games. In 2006, he started his professional boxing career. He secured 23 consecutive knockout wins in 9 years from November 22, 2008, until March 18, 2017. In late 2013, USA Today and The Ring named Gennady Golovkin as a Fighter of the Year.