January 11. Kazinform's timeline of major events

History of Kazakhstan
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Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 11th of January. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on January 11.


2006 ­- Reelected at the presidential elections on December 4, 2005, Nursultan Nazarbayev officially assumes the office of the President of Kazakhstan. The inauguration ceremony was held at the Akorda Palace.

2006 – The Menin Kazakhstanym (My Kazakhstan) is played for the first as the state anthem of Kazakhstan at the Akorda presidential residence during the solemn ceremony of assumption of office by President Nazarbayev.

2011– Kazakh-born director Bolat Sharipov shoots Okiletti Elshi film about the first professional Kazakh diplomat Nazir Torekulov, USSR’s 1st diplomat to Muslim countries.

2013 - Dariya Abdukhassova and Dana Ryspekova of Kazakhstan win the Grand Prix at the Golden Clown Festival.

2013 –ABAI 45, a unique audio book of Abai’s Book of Words is released by Kazakhstani cinematographers in the Russian language.

2017– Kazakhstan develops its seasonal flu vaccine.

2019 – Kazakh Zhansaya Abdumalik tops the list of world’s best female chess players U20 in ELO ranking.

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