August 13. Kazinform’s timeline of major events
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events and dates for the 13th of August. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on August 13.
1920 – The first Kazakh news agency the Orenburg-Turgay branch of ROSTA, which was later renamed into KazROSTA, is founded. The news agency is now known as Kazinform.
2012 – Kazakhstani boxer Serik Sapiyev is awarded the Val Barker Trophy.
2014 – The Kazakhstani becomes a soloist of the Berlin Symphony Orchestra.
2016 – The artists of the Kaldayakov Folklore Ensemble Tumar and dance ensemble Kasyna represent Kazakhstan at the Villacher Kirchtag Festival in Villach, Austria.
2017 – Kazakhstani weightlifter Guzal Yergesheva wins gold at the World Dwarf Games 2017 taken place in Canada.
2021 – October 1 is declared the Radio Worker Day according to the decree of the Kazakh Government.