November 24. 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 24th of November.
Kazakh writer and one of the founding fathers of the Kazakh children’s literature Sapargali BEGALIN was born in 1895 in Degelen village of East Kazakhstan region (formerly Semipalatinsk region). Begalin started writing poems at the age of 15-16. His first poems were published in Aikap magazine in 1914. During the tragic years of the World War II his poems and stories celebrated the courage of people. Aside from writing poems and stories both for adults and children, Begalin translated many poems of Pushkin, Lermontov, Shevchenko into Kazakh. He passed away in 1983.
General Director of the Kazakh Variety Show Theater, artistic director of the Bauyrzhan Show Bauyrzhan IBRAGIMOV was born in 1961 in Turkestan region (formerly South Kazakhstan region). He graduated from the Almaty Architecture and Construction Institute and the Zhurgenev Almaty State Theater and Art Institute.
Mayor of Zhanaozen city Maksat IBAGAROV was born in 1970 in Turkmenistan region. He is a graduate of the Zhanaozen College of Oil and Gas and the Yessenov Aktau University. He was appointed to the recent post in September 2019.