Zhappar OMIRBEKOV, USSR Kazakhstan poet. Member, Communist Party, since 1943.
OMIRBEKOV, Zhappar was born in 1920 in village No. 17, Karaganda Oblast.
1940-1943 studied at Karaganda Teachers’ Institute. 1952 graduated Faculty of Journalism, Kazakhstan Kirov University. Since 1957 has studied on Higher Lit.
Courses, USSR Union of Writers.
1942-1944 successively Director of Studies at a secondary school in Aktyubinsk, Director, incomplete secondary school in Rostov and Yeltay. 1944 staff correspondent, newspaper “Sotsialistik Kazakhstan”.