July 17. 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 17th of July.
One of the founders of the Kazakh composer’s music
Latif KHAMIDI was born 113 years ago. He was born in the Kazan Region of the
Republic of Tatarstan. Since 1933 he resided in Almaty. He composed over 50
songs and romances as well as a number of operas, including «Abai», «Tolegen
Tokhtarov», «Zhambyl» and more. He passed away in 1983.
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of
Kazakhstan in India and Sri Lanka concurrently Bulat SARSENBAYEV was born in
1957 in Almaty. He is a graduate of the Alma-Ata Pedagogic Institute of Foreign
Languages and the Al-Farabi Kazakh State University. Throughout his diplomatic
career he held various posts in Israel, Hong Kong, Greece, Jordan, Iraq, Lebanon,
Palestine, India and Sri Lanka.
Vice Minister of Education and Science Fatima
ZHAKYPOVA was born 51 years ago in Almaty. She graduated from the Kirov Kazakh
State University and the University of Kentucky. Prior to taking up the recent
post in April 2019, she served as the rector of the Academy of Public
Administration under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
President of the Kazakhstan Press Club Assel KARAULOVA
was born in 1969. She is a graduate of the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University,
KIMEP and the University of Missouri Columbia. Ms Karaulova was among those who
contributed to the development of domestic PR market. She helped implement over
320 successful PR projects and over 2,700 media events in Kazakhstan, Central
Asia, CIS, Europe and South-East Asia.
Vice Minister of Agriculture Rustem KURMANOV was born
in 1981 in North Kazakhstan region. He is a graduate of the Ualikhanov
Kokshetau State University. He took up his recent post in March 2019.