Biography - A Short Wiki
For three decades, this Golkar Party politician served as President of Indonesia. Earlier in his life, he was the Indonesian Army’s Chief of Staff and the Secretary General of Indonesia’s Non-Aligned Movement.
The child of Javanese peasant parents, he grew up in a largely unstable environment, though he found some semblance of a family life while in the care of his brother-in-law and older sister. In his mid-twenties, he married Siti Hartinah; the couple raised seven children.
How did Suharto die?
Suharto's death was caused by sepsis.
|Cause of death||Sepsis|
|Age of death||86 years|
|Birthday||June 8, 1921|
|Death date||January 27, 2008|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Quotes by Suharto
The New Order wants to put our national interest in the driving seat while continuing with our ideology to fight against colonialism and imperialism.Suharto
Let them say what they say. The truth is, I did not engage in corruption.Suharto
The New Order wants to implement democracy in economy. It is an order to achieve a social, political, economic, and cultural society with Pancasila and Belief in God Almighty as our moral values.Suharto
I always remember the teachings of our ancestors: respect for God, teacher, government, and both parents. Even after I became president, I have not changed in this matter in the slightest. I hold these teachings in high esteem, and I believe in their truth.Suharto
I was born in Indonesia and will die in Indonesia.Suharto