Sutan Sjahrir

1909 - 1966

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Sutan Sjahrir (5 March 1909 – 9 April 1966), was an Indonesian politician, and revolutionary independence leader, who served as the first Prime Minister of Indonesia, from 1945 until 1947. Previously, he was a key Indonesian nationalist organizer in the 1930s and 1940s. Unlike some of his colleagues, he did not support the Japanese during the Japanese occupation and fought in the resistance against them. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sutan Sjahrir has received more than 158,731 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Sutan Sjahrir is the 9,876th most popular politician (down from 9,837th in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Indonesia (down from 30th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Indonesian Politician.

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Among politicians, Sutan Sjahrir ranks 9,876 out of 15,710Before him are Prince Francis Joseph of Battenberg, Raúl Alberto Lastiri, Ioannis Georgiadis, Dianne Feinstein, Sükhbaataryn Yanjmaa, and Marián Čalfa. After him are Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, Rudolf Beran, Joseph Lebeau, Andrés Pastrana Arango, Lucius Afranius, and Vardanes I.

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Among people born in 1909, Sutan Sjahrir ranks 152Before him are Leyla Mammadbeyova, Burl Ives, Ivan Bek, Anthony Mamo, Jim Davis, and Dana Andrews. After him are C. N. Annadurai, Valentina Grizodubova, Marion Dönhoff, Morris Swadesh, Wang Zhen, and Léo Malet. Among people deceased in 1966, Sutan Sjahrir ranks 100Before him are Guillermo Gorostiza, Fritz Bleyl, Joseph A. Walker, Wilhelm Röpke, Lenny Bruce, and Boris Podolsky. After him are Stanisław Mikołajczyk, Jan Kiepura, Courtney Hodges, Elio Vittorini, Mehmet Fuat Köprülü, and Albrecht Brandi.

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In Indonesia

Among people born in Indonesia, Sutan Sjahrir ranks 31 out of 93Before him are Jusuf Kalla (1942), Adam Malik (1917), Raden Saleh (1811), Hella Haasse (1918), Abdul Haris Nasution (1918), and Tan Malaka (1897). After him are Ma'ruf Amin (1943), Agus Salim (1884), Julius Darmaatmadja (1934), Chairil Anwar (1922), D. N. Aidit (1923), and Prabowo Subianto (1951).

Among POLITICIANS In Indonesia

Among politicians born in Indonesia, Sutan Sjahrir ranks 15Before him are Mohammad Hatta (1902), Diponegoro (1785), Ki Hajar Dewantara (1889), Jusuf Kalla (1942), Adam Malik (1917), and Tan Malaka (1897). After him are Ma'ruf Amin (1943), Agus Salim (1884), D. N. Aidit (1923), Prabowo Subianto (1951), Amir Sjarifuddin (1907), and Mohammad Natsir (1908).