January 11. Today's Birthdays

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Today's Birthdays is the one-stop shop where you can learn about prominent Kazakhstani people who were born on the 11th of January.


Makpal Zhunussova (1963)– popular singer (dramatic soprano) of Kazakhstan.

Born in Karaganda region, she is a graduate of the Zhubanov Kazakh Musical Boarding School, Al-Farabi Chimkent Institute of Culture.

Мақпал Мұхамедиярқызы ЖҮНІСОВА
Photo: instagram.com/zhunusova.makpal

Tamara Duissenova (1965)– deputy Prime minister of Kazakhstan.

Born in Turkestan region, she graduated from the Tashkent Institute of National Economy.

She was appointed to her current post in September 2023.

Тамара Босымбекқызы ДҮЙСЕНОВА
Photo: primeminister.kz

Satzhan Ablaliyev (1970) – vice minister of transport of Kazakhstan.

Born in Atyrau region, he graduated from the Almaty Automobile Road Institute, Kazakh Transport University.

He took up his current post in October 2023.

Сәтжан Айтенұлы АБЛАЛИЕВ
Photo: gov.kz

Alina Aldambergen (1973)– CEO of JSC Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE).

The Karaganda native is a graduate of the Kazakh State Academy of Management, Business Administration School of the University of Washington, Simon Business School, received her MBA at the University of Rochester.

Алина Өтемісқызы АЛДАМБЕРГЕН
Photo: inbusiness.kz

Gulnar Shushikova (1978) – vice rector – director of the Interdepartmental Research Institute of the Law Enforcement Academy under the Prosecutor-General’s Office of Kazakhstan.

Born in Karaganda region, she is a graduate of the Buketov Karaganda State University.

ШУШИКОВА Гульнар Карбаевна
Photo from the personal archive of Gulnar Shushikova
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