August 13. 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 13th of August.
Asyly Osman (1941) is a public figure, actively taking part in the development of the Kazakh language, member of the board of trustees of the State Language development Fund, member of the Kazakh Tili society, Kazakhstan Musylman Aielderi, chairwoman of the Azerbaijan ethnic and cultural centre of Almaty region, head of the Memlekettik tilge-kurmet, member of the People’s Assembly of Kazakhstan.
Born in Georgia, her family was deported in November 1944 to Kazakhstan. Graduated from the Turkestan teachers’ training college, Kazakh Teachers’ Training University.
Authored many scientific books and dictionaries in the Kazakh language. More 200 scientific works and translations published.
Lyazzat Aktayeva (1965) is a Vice Minister of Healthcare of Kazakhstan.
Born in Almaty region is a graduate of the Alma-Ata Medical Institute, Public Administration Academy under the Kazakh President, studied in Japan, Turkey, Hungary, and Great Britain.
Has been working since February 2017.
Yerlan Kozhagapanov (1968) is a Vice Minister of Culture and Sport of Kazakhstan.
Born in Almaty region is a graduate of the Karaganda State University, Abai Almaty State University, Russian Customs Union of the State Customs Committee of Russia.
Has been acting since November 2017.
Abai Sarkulov (1981) is a CEO at Kazakhstan Development Bank JSC.
Graduated from the Zhubanov Aktobe State University.
Has been appointed to the post in April 2019.
Nidjat Rakhimov (1993) is a 2016 Olympic weightlifting champion.
Born in Azerbaijan. In 2014 accepted Kazakhstan’s citizenship agreeing to represent Kazakhstan as Nijat Rakhimov.
Won gold in Men's 77kg Weightlifting in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.