Turabay KULATOV, USSR Chairman, Presidium, Kirghizia Supreme Soviet, since 1945. Deputy Chairman, Presidium, USSR Supreme Soviet, since 1946; member and Bureau member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party Lithuania Kirghizia, since 1938; member, Communist Party of the Soviet Union Central Auditing Commission, since 1939. four Order of Lenin; medals. Member, Communist Party, since 1932.
KULATOV, Turabay was born in 1908 in village Kyzyl-Bulak, now Osh Oblast, Kirghizia.
1938 graduated Kyzyl-Kiya Soviet Party School.
1926-1934 loader, then coal cutter, Kyzyl-Kiya Mine. Since 1934 Chairman, Kyzyl-Kiya Miners Committee. 1938 Deputy Chairman, Executive Committee, Kyzyl-Kiya City Soviet, then Deputy Director, Kirghizia Coal Trust.
1938-1945 Chairman, Kirghizia Council of Popular Commissar. Deputy, USSR and Kirghizia Supreme Soviet of all convocation.