Age: 86


Summary: former president of Indonesia and the U.S. Cold War ally who led one of the 20th century's most brutal and corrupt dictatorships over 32 years that saw up to a million political opponents, but who was driven from office in 1998 by widespread rioting, economic paralysis, and political chaos.



Cause of Death: Complications from a cardiovascular disease


Born: June 8, 1921


Died: January 27, 2008


Location: Jakarta, Indonesia