Funeral of Mukhtar Auezov. (1961)

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Operators: Antonov I., Kasteev A.

Scene №1 Funeral of Mukhtar Auezov

June 28, 1961, Alma-Ata met at the airport a coffin with the body of MOAuezov, delivered from Moscow; were met by relatives and friends, among whom were Dinmukhamed Kunayev and Kanysh Satpayev.

Farewell passed in the Theater of opera and ballet named after Abai.

The funeral took place at the Central Cemetery.

With the writer, Dinmukhamed Kunaev, Kanysh Satpayev, Sabit Mukanov, Gabiden Mustafin, Kenen Azerbaev said goodbye.


Auezov M.O. - Kazakh writer, playwright, chairman of the Writers' Union of Kazakhstan, academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Kazakh SSR, Honored Worker of Science of the Kazakh SSR. Kunaev DA - State and public figure, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Kazakhstan, three times Hero of Socialist Labor. Satpayev K.I. - Doctor of Geological and Mineralogical Sciences, Professor, Academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Kazakh SSR, Academician of the USSR Academy of Sciences, scientific and public figure. Mukanov S.M. - Kazakh writer, poet, public figure, academician, chairman of the Writers' Union of Kazakhstan (1936-1937, 1943-1952). Mustafin G. - Kazakh writer, public figure, corresponding member of the Academy of Kazakh SSR. Azerbaev K. - Kazakh aikn and zhyrau, singer, composer, member of the Writers' Union of the USSR and the Union of Composers of the USSR, People's Akyn of the Kazakh SSR, Honored Art Worker of the Kazakh SSR.