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Sukarno

Jun 6, 1901 - Jun 21, 1970

Sukarno was an Indonesian politician who was the first president of Indonesia, serving from 1945 to 1967. Sukarno was the leader of the Indonesian struggle for independence from the Dutch Empire.

“Sukarno was the only Asian leader of the modern era able to unify people of such differing ethnic, cultural and religious backgrounds without shedding a drop of blood."

Let us not be bitter about the past, but let us keep our eyes firmly on the future.