Kurmanjan Datka - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member daoudkg
N 42° 52.597 E 074° 36.420
43T E 467903 N 4747188
Quick Description: Kurmanjan Datka was a stateswoman in Kyrgyzstan. The statute is made of stone, is about twice life size, and the figure is posing in traditional Kyrgyz clothing.
Location: Kyrgyzstan
Date Posted: 4/3/2012 3:29:09 AM
Waymark Code: WME4PD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 2

Long Description:
Kurmanjan Datka (1811–1 February 1907), also known as "The Tsaritsa of Alai" or "The Queen of the South," was a stateswoman in Kyrgyzstan, known for her initial resistance to the annexation of that region by Russia(wikipedia). A street is named after he in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan and her image is on the 50 som note.
URL of the statue: Not listed

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