May 23. 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 23rd of May.
1936 – The performance of the Kyrmangazy Orchestra of Folk Instruments (established in June 1934) is a success at the final concert of the Kazakh Arts and Literature Decade in Moscow. It performs Adai, Serper, Kobil shashkan, Kos alka, Kyzyl bidai kyuis.
1992 – Representatives of Kazakhstan, Russia, Belarus, Ukraine and the US signed the five-sided protocol in Lisbon. Under the protocol, all five states become parties to Strategic Arms Reduction Talks.
1996 – The Gumilyov Eurasian University is founded.
1996 – The national identity development concept of Kazakhstan is approved.
2005 – The first document, Kazakh Newspaper, is digitalized at the National Library of Kazakhstan.
2012 President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan sign a joint economic program between the two states, New Synergy.
2016 – First Kazakhstani multimedia Atameken Business Channel starts its work. It broadcasts in Kazakhstan, EAEU, CIS and around world.
2017 – IBF bestows its highest honor, the Jersey Joe Walcott Award, to Kazakhstan’s Gennady Golovkin for outstanding achievements.