August 10. 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 10th of August.
175 years ago Kazakh prominent poet Abai Qunanbaiuly was born. Abai is a father of the Kazakh written literature, author, poet, composer, thinker, enlightener, and public figure. The Kazkah poet was born at the foot of the Zhyngys Mountains, former Karkaralinsk (now Abai) district, East Kazakhstan region.
146 years ago Yeleusiz Buirin - one of the first Kazakh journalists, poet, and public figure was born. The West Kazakhstan native studied at the Zhangir Khan’s school of the Bukey Horde. He also finished the Kazan Pedagogical Seminary.
He worked in Kazakhstan newspaper as an editor, held different positions at the bodies of the Soviet authority.
On August 10, Murat Kussainov celebrates his 72nd birthday. He is a composer, one of the founders of the Dos-Mukasan ensemble, member of the Union of Composers of Kazakhstan, and corresponding member of the Academy of Arts of Kazakhstan.
71 years ago Maksut Kulzhanov – a founder of the Kazakhstani Public Health School was born. The Semipalatinsk native graduated from the Karaganda Medical Institute in 1972.
Rector of the Abai Kazakh National Pedagogical University Takir Balykbayev celebrates his 63rd birthday. He is a native of Zhambyl region, a graduate of the S.M. Kirov Kazakh State University majoring in math.
Venera Nigmatulina, a Kazakh actress, celebrates her 58th birthday. The Almaty native graduated from the Tashkent State Theatre and Arts Institute where she earned a degree in directing.
45 years ago Aigul Kapbarova, a Senate deputy, member of the Committee on social and cultural development and science, was born. The native of former Chimkent (now Turkestan) region graduated from the Al-Farabi Kazakh State National University, majoring in journalism.