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May 6. Kazinform's timeline of major events

6 May 2021 07:00

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 6th of May. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on May 6.


1992 - The Protocol establishing diplomatic relations between Kazakhstan and Denmark is signed.

1998 – Akmola city is renamed into Astana.

2003 – The Friendship of Peoples monument designed by Saken Narynov is unveiled in Astana.

2010 – The Book of Memory about the Kazakhstanis died during the Second World War in Germany and Austria is published.

2010 – The memorial plaque to Rakhimzhan Koshkarbayev - a Soviet officer, WWII veteran, Khalyk Kakharmany title holder, first soldier to raise the Soviet Flag at the Reichstag building in Berlin - is opened on the residential building on Dostyk Avenue in Almaty.

2013Alpamys opera by composer Yerkegali Rakhmadiyev is staged at the State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet in Baku, Azerbaijan.

2015 – The Days of Kazakhstan are held in Manisa Province, Turkey.

2017 – The Legal Consultative Council under the Astana International Financial Center is set up.

2019 – The monument to Hero of the Soviet Union Aliya Moldagulova is unveiled in Saint Petersburg.

2019 – The granite memorial sign to the Kazakhstani soldiers of the 214th rifle division who broke the Leningrad siege is officially opened in the city of Kingisepp, Leningrad region.

2020 – Brazilian TV-Supren TV channel airs the presentation of Abai’s Book of Words for the first time in Portuguese as part of the 175th anniversary of the Kazakh poet, thinker.

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