June 2. 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 2nd of June.
Altai AMANZHOLOV, a Kazakh Turkologist, an expert in the historical grammar of Turkic languages and the history of the Old Turkic writing, was born 85 years ago (1934-2012). He was awarded the Order of Kurmet (1999), a medal and certificates of appreciation from the Ministry of Higher Education of the Kazakh SSR and the Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan, the trade union of educators, higher school and research institutions, the Diploma of the Academy of Arts of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the International Award of the Economic Cooperation Organization (2000). In his fundamental works, Amanzholov decoded many ancient written artifacts.
Manap KUBENOV, a Kazakh senator, member of the Committee on Economic Policy, Innovative Development and Entrepreneurship, was born 62 years ago (1957).
Nurlan SMAGULOV, a well-known entrepreneur in Kazakhstan, founder and member of the Kazakhstan Club of Philanthropists, founder and head of Astana Group Holding Company, was born 54 years ago (1965). He has been awarded the Order of Kurmet; the Medal "The 10th Anniversary of Astana," the Letter of Appreciation from the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Timur DANDYBAYEV, Deputy Minister of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan, was born 50 years ago (1969).
Akmaral KAINAZAROVA, a professional performer and choreographer of Bharatanatyam (Indian classical dance) in Kazakhstan and throughout Central Asia, was born 49 years ago (1970).