Megawati Sukarnoputri

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Dr.(HC.) Hj. Megawati Sukarnoputri
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5th President of Indonesia
In office
July 23, 2001 – October 20, 2004
Vice PresidentHamzah Haz
Preceded byAbdurrahman Wahid
Succeeded bySusilo Bambang Yudhoyono
Personal details
Born (1947-01-23) January 23, 1947 (age 71)
Indonesia Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Nationality Indonesia
Political partyIndonesian Democratic Party – Struggle
Spouse(s)Taufiq Kiemas
ChildrenMohammad Rizki Pratama
Puan Maharani
ParentsSukarno (Father)
Fatmawati (Mother)
ReligionIslam
Websitehttp://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
President of Indonesia
2001-2004
Succeeded by
Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono