Nurlan Balgimbayev

kazakhstani politician

Nurlan Utebovich Balgimbayev (20 November 1947 – 14 October 2015) served as the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan from 10 October 1997 to 1 October 1999. He was the President of the Kazakhstan Oil Investment Company from February 2002.

Nurlan Balgimbayev
3rd Prime Minister of Kazakhstan
In office
10 October 1997 – 1 October 1999
PresidentNursultan Nazarbayev
Preceded byAkezhan Kazhegeldin
Succeeded byKassym-Jomart Tokayev
Personal details
Born(1947-11-20)20 November 1947
Guryev, Kazakh SSR, USSR
Died14 October 2015(2015-10-14) (aged 67)
Atyrau, Kazakhstan
Political partyPeople's Union of Kazakhstan Unity

On 14 October 2015 Balgimbayev died in Atyrau at the age of 68, after a long battle with cancer.[1]


  1. "Ex-Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Nurlan Balgimbayev Passed Away".