October 19. Kazinform's timeline of major events
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for 19th of October. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on October 19.
1989 – The last (221st) nuclear underground explosion is conducted at testing range in Semipalatinsk the first one was conducted on August 29, 1949.
2005 – KazPost and Postal Office of Estonia jointly released new postage stamps themed Hunting dogs.
2010 – The Kazakh National Bank puts into circulation commemorative silver coins and a commemorative golden coin dated to the 7th Winter Asian Games in 2011.
2012- The 1st news channel broadcasting all around the clock, 24KZ, is launched in Kazakhstan.
2012 – ISESCO announces awarding Kazakh professor of the Auezov South Kazakhstan State University, doctor Begen Yessimov the ISESCO award for science and technology in 2012.
2015 – Kazakhstan is granted an official status at the Development Assistance Committee of the OECD.
2015 – KazSEE joins the FEANI.
2016 – A monument honoring Rakhymzhan Koshkarbayev is officially unveiled in Astana.
2017 – The book about Nursultan Nazarbayev The Lifeline is translated into Azerbaijanian.
2019 – An obelisk in memory of 17 soldiers of Kazakhstani battalion opens in Tajikistan.