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Abai Qunanbayuli
1845 — 1904
Abay (Ibrahim) Qunanbayuli (August 10, 1845–July 6, 1904) was a great Kazakh poet, composer and philosopher. He was also a cultural reformer toward European and Russian cultures on the basis of Islam
1835 — 1865
Chokan (Muhammad Hanafiya) Valihanov was born in November 1835 in the fortress Kushmurun (near Kostanay) in the family of senior Sultan of Aman Karagai district Chingis Valikhanova.
Mukhtar Auezov
1897 — 1961
Mukhtar Auezov was an outstanding writer, public figure, scientist, doctor of philological sciences, professor, and academician of the Kazakhstan Academy of Sciences (1946), honoured scientist (1957)
Nursultan Abishuly Nazarbayev
1st President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Kerey Khan
Оne of the founders and first khan of the Kazakh Khanate.
Akhmet Baytursinuli
politic, poetry, linguistics and education.
Raiymbek Batyr
Famous Kazakh warrior
Amangeldy Imanov
1837 — 1919
People warrior, the organizer of the national liberation uprising of the Kazakh people in 1916
Abulkhair (Abilkhair)
1693 — 1748
Abulkhair (Abilkhair), Abilkhair Mukhambet Gazi Bakhadur-Khan (1693 – 12 August 1748), descendant of Chingizid Osek, Khan of the Junior Zhuz.
Abylay Khan (Abilmansur)
1711 — 1781
He was an outstanding statesman, brave military commander and visionary politician. Abylay was also known as talented kyuyshi who was deeply familiar with Kazakh folklore and loved it.
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