Ushkonyr

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Ushkonyr
Үшқоңыр
village
Ushkonyr is located in Kazakhstan
Ushkonyr
Ushkonyr
Location in Kazakhstan
Coordinates: 43°22′39″N 76°37′12″E / 43.37750°N 76.62000°E / 43.37750; 76.62000
Country Kazakhstan
Province Almaty Province
District Karasay District
Population (2009)
 • Total 13,616
Time zone Omsk Time (UTC+6)
Postal code 040928

Ushkonyr (Kazakh: Үшқоңыр; formerly known as Shamalgan, or Chemolgan, Kazakh: Шамалған, Russian: Чемолган) is a rural community near Almaty in Kazakhstan. It is notable as the birthplace of current Kazakhstani president, Nursultan Nazarbayev[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev Embassy of Kazakhstan in Israel

Coordinates: 43°22′39″N 76°37′12″E / 43.37750°N 76.62000°E / 43.37750; 76.62000