This day in history:
In 1998 the book "About time, fates and myself" by the President N. Nazarbayev was published in the United Kingdom
Birthday of famous poet - Zhumeken Sabyruly Nazhimedenov
The Kurultay was attended by more than 500 delegates from 36 world states, including the PRC, USA, Iran, Kazakhstan, Russia, Uzbekistan and other states.
Opening of 11 large objects constructed in Turkestan was organized in conjunction with the Kurultai, including new building of the Kazakh-Turkish University, the Symbol of Kurultay monument, the Tay-Kazan fountain kept in the Mausoleum of Khodja Ahmet Yassawi, the Sara new medical center, center of arts, House of actor, sports center, and Daryn school.