Megawati Sukarnoputri

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Megawati Sukarnoputri
5th President of Indonesia
In office
July 23, 2001 – October 20, 2004
Vice President Hamzah Haz
Preceded by Abdurrahman Wahid
Succeeded by Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono
Personal details
Born January 23, 1947 (1947-01-23) (age 67)
Jogjakarta, Indonesia
Political party Indonesian Democratic Party – Struggle
Spouse(s) Taufiq Kiemas
Religion Islam
Website http://www.megawati.net

Diah Permata Megawati Setiawati Soekarnoputri (born January 23, 1947), was President of Indonesia from July 23, 2001 to October 20, 2004. She was the country's first female President, and the first Indonesian leader born after independence. On September 20, 2004, she lost her campaign for re-election in the 2004 Indonesian presidential election. She is the daughter of Indonesia's first president, Sukarno.

Preceded by
Abdurrahman Wahid
Presidents of Indonesia
2001-2004
Succeeded by
Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono