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 183,919 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Sutan Sjahrir is the 10,165th most popular politician (down from 9,861st in 2019), the 32nd most popular biography from Indonesia (down from 31st in 2019) and the 17th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Sutan Sjahrir ranks 10,165 out of 15,577Before him are Massimo d'Azeglio, Albert Apponyi, Sancho, Count of Provence, Paul Levi, António José de Almeida, and King Huan of Zhou. After him are Francesc Cambó, Malamir of Bulgaria, Aryenis, Valentín Paniagua, Jesús Gil, and Kazimierz Bartel.

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Among people born in 1909, Sutan Sjahrir ranks 150Before him are Burl Ives, Marie-Thérèse Walter, Marion Dönhoff, Géza Toldi, Bernhard Grzimek, and Claude Cahen. After him are Henri Alekan, Leyla Mammadbeyova, Reuven Shiloah, Hans Hotter, Ashapurna Devi, and Leone Ginzburg. Among people deceased in 1966, Sutan Sjahrir ranks 100Before him are Joseph A. Walker, Helen Kane, Heimito von Doderer, Sylvère Maes, Stanisław Mikołajczyk, and Natacha Rambova. After him are Alfred Neuland, Guillermo Gorostiza, Lenny Bruce, Fritz Bleyl, Hans Hofmann, and Boris Podolsky.

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In Indonesia

Among people born in Indonesia, Sutan Sjahrir ranks 32 out of 126Before him are Cut Nyak Dhien (1850), Ki Hajar Dewantara (1889), Hamengkubuwono IX (1912), Abdul Haris Nasution (1918), Adam Malik (1917), and Ma'ruf Amin (1943). After him are Julius Darmaatmadja (1934), D. N. Aidit (1923), Fatmawati (1923), Hella Haasse (1918), Iskandar Muda (1583), and Prabowo Subianto (1951).

Among POLITICIANS In Indonesia

Among politicians born in Indonesia, Sutan Sjahrir ranks 17Before him are Jusuf Kalla (1942), Tan Malaka (1897), Ki Hajar Dewantara (1889), Hamengkubuwono IX (1912), Adam Malik (1917), and Ma'ruf Amin (1943). After him are D. N. Aidit (1923), Fatmawati (1923), Iskandar Muda (1583), Prabowo Subianto (1951), Agus Salim (1884), and Wage Rudolf Supratman (1903).