June 3. 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 3rd of June.
Amen KHAIDAROV, Eminent Arts Professional of the Kazakh SSR, one of the founders of the Kazakh animated film industry, was born 96 years ago (1923-2015). He was a winner of the Presidential Scholarship for outstanding arts workers of Kazakhstan, the Tarlan Award, and Soros Foundation grants. He was a veteran of the Second World War. In 1980, Amen Khaidarov was awarded the Kazakh SSR State Prize for a series of animated films. He was also awarded the Order of the Badge of Honor and the Order of Parasat (the Order of Nobility).
Marat SEMBEKOV, Deputy Mayor of Almaty, was born 40 years ago (1979).