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September 22. Kazinform's timeline of major events

22 September 2020 07:00

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for 22nd of September. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on September 22.


World Car Free Day is marked on September 22 to encourage motorists to give up their cars for a day.


1920 – The All-Russian Central Executive Committee decrees joining Orenburg Governorate to the Kirghiz Autonomous Socialist Soviet Republic with the capital in the city of Orenburg.

1934 – The Satpayev National Technical University initially known as the Kazakh Mining Metallurgical Institute is established.

1989 – The law on languages of the KazSSR is adopted in attempt to restore the status of the Kazakh language. After independence, the Kazakh language becomes an official language.

1993 – Kazakhstan and Brazil exchange notes to establish diplomatic relations.

2001 - Pope John Paul II pays a visit to Kazakhstan to hold Holy Mass at the Motherland Square in front of the monument of defenders of the motherland, gathering over 35 thousand people.

2009 – Then-Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev takes part in the solemn ceremony of unveiling of the Independence Monument in the city of Shymkent. The 24-meter monument is a symbol of friendship of peoples of the country.

2011 – Then-President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev participates in the high-level session on nuclear safety taken place in the UN headquarters in New York.

2015 – The monument to Isatay Taymanuly – a Kazkah hero - is unveiled on the border of Aktobe and West Kazakhstan region.

2015 – The International News Agency Kazinform and China’s The People's Daily sign a memorandum of understanding and cooperation.

2017 – Kazakhstan and Niger establish diplomatic relations.

2017 – Semey city – once the center of Alash Autonomy - hosts the ceremony of opening of the monument to Alikhan Bukeikhanov, a statesman, politician, publicist, teacher, writer and environmental scientist.

2018 – The Academy of Service and Tourism opens for the first time in Akmola region in Kazakhstan.

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