NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Today’s Birthdays is the one-stop-shop where you can learn about Kazakh personalities born on February 6th.
Public figure of the Republic of Kazakhstan Abelgazi KUSSAINOV was born in 1952 in the Karaganda region. He graduated from Karaganda Polytechnic Institute and the Russian Academy of Management. Throughout his professional career, he held many notable positions in the government of the Kazakh SSR and the Republic of Kazakhstan – from the deputy minister of transport and telecommunications to the akim (governor) of the region from Karaganda. He was also the President of the Federation of Trade Unions of the Republic of Kazakhstan between 2013 and 2017.
Kazakh director, producer, screenwriter, actor and member of the Soviet Union of Filmmakers Abai KARPYKOV was born in 1955 in the Taldykorgan region. He graduated from the National Institute of History and Archives in Moscow and the All-Russian University of Cinematography in Gerasimov. He produced the first Kazakh TV series, such as Sarancha (Locust), Perekryostok (Crossroads) and feature films Vozdushnyi Potselui (Air Kiss), Bakhyt. Pervaya Krov (Bakhyt. First Blood), Fara, etc.
Deputy of the Majilis of the Kazakh Parliament of the 7th convocation and member of the Committee for International Affairs, Defense and Security Bakhytbek SMAGUL was born in 1960 in the Kyzylorda region. He graduated from the University of Central Asia and the Kazakh National University Al-Farabi. He joined the lower house of the Kazakh Parliament in 2012. He was re-elected in January 2021.
Representative of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Major General Adylbek ALDABERGENOV was born in 1961 in the East Kazakhstan region. He has been Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan since 2016.
Akim (Governor) of West Kazakhstan Region Gali ISKALIYEV was born in 1970 in the Uralsk region. He is a graduate of the West Kazakhstan Institute of Agriculture and the International Business Academy. He was appointed to his recent position in June 2019.
Deputy Minister of Information and Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bolat TLEPOV was born in 1978 in the city of Kentau. He graduated from Al-Farabi Kazakh National State University. Before taking office in June 2020, he was a State Inspector of the Presidential Administration of the Republic of Kazakhstan.