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
In 2006 Astana hosted the presentation of the "Names of victims аlive. 1979-1989″ remembrance book dedicated to participants in the Afghan war. The history of the war in Afghanistan lasted 10 years and cost the lives of thousands of young people was presented to readers. The book contains full list of the names of killed and missing soldiers.