Megawati Sukarnoputri
Megawati Sukarnoputri

Megawati Sukarnoputri, the daughter of Indonesia’s first President, became Indonesia’s first female president (from 2001 to 2004) and the fourth woman to be the leader of a Muslim-majority nation. She is the current head of the opposition party despite losing three presidential elections (2004, 2009, 2014).

Source of Influence: Political

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