December 25th. Timeline of major Kazinform events
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Kazinform timeline is the one-stop-shop where you can learn about the historical events of December 25th. Find out what notable events have occurred throughout Kazakhstan’s history on December 25.
the day of Christmas
Christmas is one of the main Christian festivities and an official holiday in more than 100 countries around the world. It is observed on December 25.
1979 – The museum of the State reserve of monuments of ancient Taraz is founded. It consists of Aisha Bibi, Karakhan, Babaja Khatun, Dauitbek (Shamansur) Mausoleums, Abdykadyr Mosque, Saka Tumuli of Ushtobe, Tortkul and more.
2006 – Akhmet Zhubanov, a 26-minute documentary, premieres in Almaty. It presents known and unknown pages of his life. Akhmet Zhubanov is the historian of Soviet music, composer, conductor, folk artist of the Kazakh SSR, academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Kazakh SSR.
2012 – Astana becomes laureate of the V competition of urban practices CIS and EurAsEC The city where you want to live organized in Moscow within the framework of the international forum Megacities: XXIst century: the city and the children.
2014 – The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev institutes the Order of the Glory of Work.
2015 – Kazpost JSC issues a postage stamp dated for the international specialist exhibition Astana EXPO 2017.
2017 – Kazakh chess player Dinara Saduakasova is named best chess player in Asia 2017 at the 4th edition of the Asian Chess Excellence Awards in the United Arab Emirates.
2018 – The Council of Young Scientists is founded in Kazakhstan.
2019 – The feature film Na grani (At the limit) directed by Kazakhstani Aldiyar Bairakimov wins the Critics’ Prize at the Olympia International Film Festival held in Greece.
2020 – The Abai Special Room opens at the Science Museum in the city of Ãorum, Turkey on the occasion of 175e birthday of the great Kazakh thinker, the poet Abai. Moreover, the Abai park is also revealed there.