Shaken Aimanov’s 100th birthday anniversary included in UNESCO calendar of anniversaries
July 31. Kazpravda
By Aynur Kuramysova
The 100th birthday anniversary of famous writer Ilyas Yesenberlin is also planned to be included in the UNESCO calendar.
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization – UNESCO included the 100th birthday anniversary of famous Kazakh director Shaken Aimanov in the official calendar of anniversaries and events, according to the website of the Astana municipal administration.
For 19 years, the list was replenished with 14 landmark dates of Kazakhstan: anniversaries of such famous figures, writers, poets, as Abai Kunanbayev, Mukhtar Auezov, Sabit Mukanov, Gabit Musrepov, Mahambet Utemisov, scientists: Mirza Muhammad Haidar Duhglat, Kanysh Satpayev, Alkei Margulan and Akzhan Zhaksybekuly Mashani.
In addition, among the memorable dates of UNESCO are the 1500 anniversary of the founding of Turkestan, the 2000th anniversary of Taraz, as well as the 500th anniversary of the epic “Kiz Jibek”, the 100th birthday anniversary of composer Ahmet Zhubanov and the 100th birthday anniversary of artist Abylkhan Kasteev.
In 2015, it is planned to include in the UNESCOcalendar the 100th birthday anniversary of famous writer Ilyas Yesenberlin.