Hamengkubuwono VII

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Hamengkubuwana VII by Kassian Céphas, 1885. KITLV collection.

Hamengkubuwono VII (also spelled Hamengkubuwana VII, 4 February 1839 – 30 December 1921) was the seventh sultan of Yogyakarta, reigning from 22 December 1877 to 29 January 1921.[1]

His residence after abdication of the crown in the early of 19th Century is now known as the Museum Ambarrukmo, part of the Royal Ambarrukmo Yogyakarta hotel complex.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Ricklefs, M. C. (2001) A history of modern Indonesia since c.1200 Basingstoke: Palgrave. 3rd ed. ISBN 0333801008 (pbk.)
  2. ^ "Museum Ambarrukmo". Royal Ambarrukmo Hotel Yogyakarta. 2014. Retrieved 17 July 2015. In the early of 19th Century, it was the official residence of the Late Sri Sultan HamengkuBuwono VII, soon after he abdicated his crown.

Regnal titles
Preceded by
Hamengkubuwono VI
Sultan of Yogyakarta
Succeeded by
Hamengkubuwono VIII