Hamengkubuwono VIII

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Hamengkubuwono VIII
COLLECTIE TROPENMUSEUM Studioportret van Hamengkoe Boewono VIII Sultan van Jogjakarta TMnr 10018700.jpg
Hamengkubuwono VIII
8th Sultan of Yogyakarta
In office
8 February 1921 – 22 October 1939
Governor GeneralGovernor-General of the Dutch East Indies
Preceded byHamengkubuwono VII
Succeeded byHamengkubuwono IX
Personal details
Born(1880-03-03)3 March 1880
Yogyakarta, Dutch East Indies
Died22 October 1939(1939-10-22) (aged 59)
Yogyakarta, Dutch East Indies
Full name
Gusti Raden Mas Sujadi

Hamengkubuwono VIII (also spelled Hamengkubuwana VIII, 3 March 1880 – 22 October 1939) was the eighth sultan of Yogyakarta, reigning from 8 February 1921 to 1939. [1]



  1. ^ Ricklefs, M. C. (2001) A history of modern Indonesia since c.1200 Basingstoke: Palgrave. 3rd ed. ISBN 0333801008 (pbk.)
  2. ^ "yogya8". www.royalark.net.

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Regnal titles
Preceded by
Hamengkubuwono VII
Sultan of Yogyakarta
Succeeded by
Hamengkubuwono IX