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28 March 1880

On March 28 was born Bapiuly Madi, the Kazakh poet, composer and singer.

Madi Bapiuly as the famous singer and composer in his works extolled freedom, strength of spirit and the glorious traditions of the Kazakh people. His songs have remained in people's memory. They sound freedom loving, festive and jubilant today.

Madi Bapiuly’s cre active heritage has not fully collected. However, his songs that reflected the complex and turbulent life of the composer were included to the opera, suites and cantatas.  They have been used by E.Brusilovsky in first Kazakh National Opera “Karakesek” (“Каракесек”), “Shirkin-ay” (“Ширкин-ай”), “Madi” (“Мади”) and “Kyz Zhibek” (“КызЖибек”).

The research of A. Zhubanov, A. Bektasova and A. Abishev’s novel "The Storm" are dedicated to the life and work of Bapiuly Madi.

28 March 1994

22 years ago was the first official visit of N.Nazarbayev, the Head of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Russian Federation.

March 28, 1994 was the first official visit of N.Nazarbayev, the Head of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Russian Federation. Two sides signed 23 documents of Kazakhstan and Russia concerning cooperation in political, economic, military and humanitarian fields.