January 22. Today's Birthdays
ASTANA. KAZINFORM Today's Birthdays is the one-stop shop where you can learn about prominent Kazakhstani people who were born on the 22nd January.
Prominent statesman, politician and poet Kakimbek Salykov was born on this day in 1932. Native of North Kazakhstan region, he graduated from the Moscow Institute of Nonferrous Metals named after Kalinin. He published his first collection of poems in 1977. Prior to retiring Mr. Salykov worked as the Chairman of the SSR Supreme Council for Ecology Affairs in 1989-1992. He passed away in 2013.
Head of the Emergencies Department of West Kazakhstan region Zhassulan Dzhumashev was born on this day 51 years ago. Born in Uralsk (West Kazakhstan now) region, he graduated from the Military Academy of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Prior to taking up the recent post in September 2016, he worked as Deputy Chairman of the Emergencies Situations of the Internal Affairs Ministry in 2014-2016.
Deputy Head of the State Guard Service of the Republic of Kazakhstan Azimkhan Dzhussipov was born in Almaty city in 1969. He is a graduate of the Al-Farabi Kazakh State National University. He joined the State Guard Service in 2017.
CEO of Khabar Agency JSC Alan Azhibayev was born 45 years ago in Almaty city. He graduated from the Abay Almaty State University in 1996. Prior to heading Khabar News Agency, Mr. Azhibayev was Vice Minister of Information and Communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2016-2018.