Shanenov Keltir Magurypovich, writer-chronicler, ethnographer. He is member of the World nation writers' union.
He was born on 20 September 1950, in the village of Akkiiztogay Zhylyoi Guryev region.He is Kazakh. Father - Shanenov Maguryp (1923-1989), Commander of the Order "Badge of Honor", a member of the Second World War. Mother - Shanenova Buldyryk (1928 p.), A pensioner, awarded with a gold medal "Heroine Mother" of the USSR, "Алтын Алқа" Republic of Kazakhstan. He graduated the faculty of the Kazakh oil Polytechnic Institute named Lenin (1972), a mining engineer and geologist; Faculty organizers of industrial production of the Azerbaijan Institute of Oil and Chemistry named Azizbekov (1984), the organizer of industrial production.