Who was the first president of independent Indonesia?

Who was the first president of independence Indonesia?

Upon Japanese surrender, Sukarno and Mohammad Hatta declared Indonesian independence on 17 August 1945, and Sukarno was appointed as its president.

Who is the father of Indonesia?

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Name Nation Title (translation)
Jean-Jacques Dessalines Haiti Father of the Fatherland
Árpád Hungary Founder of the Homeland
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi India Father of the Nation
Sukarno Indonesia Father of the Nation/Great Leader of Indonesian Revolution/The Proclamator

Who led Indonesian independence?

The Japanese invasion and subsequent occupation in 1942–45 during WWII ended Dutch rule, and encouraged the previously suppressed Indonesian independence movement. Two days after the surrender of Japan in August 1945, nationalist leader Sukarno declared independence and became president.

Who is the prime minister of Indonesia in 2021?

Joko Widodo is the 7th and current president of Indonesia.

Why did the Dutch Takeover Indonesia?

The first Europeans to establish themselves in Indonesia were the Portuguese in 1512. Following disruption of Dutch access to spices, the first Dutch expedition set sail for the East Indies in 1595 to access spices directly from Asia. When it made a 400% profit on its return, other Dutch expeditions soon followed.

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