November 18. 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 18th of November.
Daulet TURLYKHANOV, Kazakhstan's Greco-Roman wrestler, Honorary President of the Wrestling Federation of Kazakhstan, Honorary President of the Kazakhstan Handball Federation; Member of the Bureau of the United World Wrestling, Honored Coach of the Republic of Kazakhstan, was born 55 years ago (1963). He is a world champion (1989), world vice-champion (1993), European champion (1988), Asian champion (1995), Olympic silver (1988) and bronze (1992) medalist, eight-time champion of the USSR, two-time winner of the World Cup, winner of the Spartakiad of Peoples of the USSR (1991), and winner of the XII Asian Games (1994).
Vladimir BEKKER, Chairman of the Emergency Situations Committee of the Interior Ministry of the Republic of Kazakhstan, was born 53 years ago (1965). He has been awarded the Order of Aibyn (the Order of Valor) Class II, anniversary medals, the medals «For Excellence in the Prevention of Emergency Situations», «Veteran of the Emergency Situations Bodies», badges «Excellent Worker of Fire Service» and «Honored Worker of the Emergency Situations Bodies».