Wiyogo Atmodarminto

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Wiyogo Atmodarminto
Wiyogo Atmodarminto as Governor of Jakarta.jpg
10th Governor of Jakarta
In office
Preceded by R. Soeprapto
Succeeded by Soerjadi Soedirdja
Personal details
Born22 November 1922
Yogyakarta, Java
Died19 October 2012 (2012-10-20) (aged 89)
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Wiyogo Atmodarminto (22 November 1922 – 19 October 2012), popularly known as Bang Wi, was an Indonesian army general and diplomat. He was Governor of Jakarta, the country's capital, from 1987 to 1992. Before he was governor, he was Ambassador to Japan and occupied several important army posts. [1] [2] . Wiyogo is one of the historical actors in General Offensive of 1 March 1949. [3]

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  1. "Former Jakarta Governor Wiyogo Dies at 89". The Jakarta Globe. Archived from the original on 2012-10-23. Retrieved 2012-10-20.
  2. "Wiyogo, the anti 'becak' governor". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 2012-10-21.
  3. "Profil: Wiyogo Atmodarminto". Pemerintah Provinsi DKI Jakarta. Dinas Komunikasi, Informatika dan Kehumasan Pemprov DKI Jakarta. Retrieved 31 January 2016.
Preceded by
R. Soeprapto
Governor of Jakarta
Succeeded by
Soerjadi Soedirdja