Solemn ceremony of opening the monument.
Present were Azerbaijan Mambetov, Gabit Musrepov, Olzhas Suleimenov.
Mambetov A.M. - Kazakh theater and film director, theater teacher, Honored Art Worker of the Kazakh SSR, People's Artist of the Kazakh SSR, People's Artist of the Karakalpak ASSR, People's Artist of the USSR, People's Hero of Kazakhstan. Musrepov G.M. - Kazakh writer, translator, critic, playwright, public figure, academician of the Academy of Kazakh SSR, People's writer of Kazakhstan, Hero of Socialist Labor. Suleimenov O.O. - Kazakh poet, writer, literary critic, Hero of Labor of Kazakhstan, public figure, diplomat.