September 20. birthdays today

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today’s Birthdays is the one-stop-shop where you can learn about Kazakh personalities born on September 20.


Zhumakhan Kuderin (1891-1938) – public and political figure, one of the first Kazakh agronomists.

Born in the city of Ayagoz in the East Kazakhstan region, he graduated from the Koksu School of Agriculture (in the city of Kapal) as well as the University of Central Asia.

He wrote a few books.

Saim Balmukhanov (1923-2014) – radiologist and oncologist, PhD, professor, Honored Scientist of Kazakhstan, Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Kazakhstan.

Born in the Aktobe region, he graduated from the Almaty Medical Institute, as well as from a graduate school at the Institute of Surgery of the Academy of Sciences of Kazakhstan.

In 1997, he received Japan’s World Peace Prize for his contribution to the fight for a nuclear-free world.

Baurjan Zhumagulov (1961) –President of the Atyrau Regional Court.

Born in the Taldy-Kurgan region, he graduated from the Kazakh Kirov State University.

Gani Kuljanov (1965) – Kazakh film and theater actor, TV host, Honored Worker of Kazakhstan, winner of the Youth League of Kazakhstan Prize.

The native of Kyzyk-Orda graduated from the Tchaikovsky Musical College in Almaty.

Bibigul Asylova (1975) – adviser to the Kazakh Prime Minister.

Born in the Kokshetau region, she graduated from the Kazakhstan State Management Academy.

She was appointed to her current position in April 2022.

Marat Omarov (1988) – Chairman of the Agency for Protection and Development of Competition of Kazakhstan.

He graduated from the University of York under the Bolashak program and obtained his master’s degree from the London School of Economics and Political Sciences,

He took up his current position in August 2022.

Ermek Kuantyrov (1989) – head of the entrepreneurship development department of the Eurasian Economic Commission.

He graduated from Tomsk State University, KAZGUU University and received his master’s degree from Columbia Law School.

He was appointed to his current position in March 2022.