December 11. 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 11th of December.
Kazakh akyn, singer, composer and wrestler Nurmagambet BAIMYRZAULY (Baluan Sholak) was born 155 years ago. Nurmagambet grew up playing dombra and wrestling in Karaotkel village (Akmola region). He was nicknamed Baluan Sholak for his incredible strength. He passed away in 1919. A Palace of Sports built in Almaty in 1967 is named after Baluan Sholak.
Director of the Legislation and Legal Information Institute of the Republic of Kazakhstan Ramazan SARPEKOV was born in 1955. He is a graduate of the Kirov Kazakh State University. Throughout his professional career he served as advisor to the Justice Minister and was member of the Majilis, the lower chamber of the Kazakh Parliament in 2012-2016. He took up his recent post in March 2019.