July 23, 2001

“I want to encourage our people, to educate our people to have the courage to understand and fight for their rights.” Megawati Sukarnoputri 

Megawati Sukarnoputri becomes the first female President of the Republic of Indonesia.

Diah Permata Onid Megawati Setiawati Sukarnoputri, usually shortened to Megawati Sukarnoputri, generally known as Megawati, is an Indonesian politician who served as president of Indonesia from 23 July 2001 to 20 October 2004.

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