Joko Widodo

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Joko Widodo (Indonesian pronunciation: [dʒɔkɔ widɔdɔ], born 21 June 1961), also known as Jokowi, is an Indonesian politician and businessman who is the 7th and current president of Indonesia. Elected in July 2014 as the first president not to come from an elite political or military background, he was previously the Mayor of Surakarta from 2005 to 2012 and the Governor of Jakarta from 2012 to 2014. Prior to his political career, he was an industrialist and businessman.He achieved national prominence in 2009 for his work as the Mayor of Surakarta. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joko Widodo has received more than 2,844,937 page views. His biography is available in 87 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 79 in 2019). Joko Widodo is the 3,006th most popular politician (up from 3,028th in 2019), the 8th most popular biography from Indonesia (up from 9th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Indonesian Politician.

Joko Widodo is most famous for being the president of Indonesia.

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Among politicians, Joko Widodo ranks 3,006 out of 15,710Before him are Dred Scott, Mohamed Farrah Aidid, Berenice III of Egypt, Felipe González, Pekah, and Adélaïde of France. After him are Francis, Count of Vendôme, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Nectanebo II, Omri, Carin Göring, and William Pitt the Younger.

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Among people born in 1961, Joko Widodo ranks 19Before him are Dennis Rodman, Carl Lewis, Woody Harrelson, Robert Carlyle, Erna Solberg, and Forest Whitaker. After him are Meg Ryan, Manu Chao, Carlos Valderrama, Susan Boyle, Nastassja Kinski, and Tim Roth.

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In Indonesia

Among people born in Indonesia, Joko Widodo ranks 8 out of 93Before him are Suharto (1921), Willem Einthoven (1860), Anthony Fokker (1890), Abdurrahman Wahid (1940), B. J. Habibie (1936), and Megawati Sukarnoputri (1947). After him are Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (1949), Gajah Mada (1290), Mohammad Hatta (1902), Jan Toorop (1858), Enrique of Malacca (1495), and Laura Gemser (1950).

Among POLITICIANS In Indonesia

Among politicians born in Indonesia, Joko Widodo ranks 6Before him are Sukarno (1901), Suharto (1921), Abdurrahman Wahid (1940), B. J. Habibie (1936), and Megawati Sukarnoputri (1947). After him are Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (1949), Gajah Mada (1290), Mohammad Hatta (1902), Diponegoro (1785), Ki Hajar Dewantara (1889), and Jusuf Kalla (1942).

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