Iriana Joko Widodo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Iriana Joko Widodo
First Lady Iriana.jpg
First Lady of Indonesia
Assumed office
20 October 2014
PresidentJoko Widodo
Preceded byKristiani Herawati
Personal details
Born
Iriana

(1963-10-01) 1 October 1963 (age 55)
Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia
Nationality Indonesia
Spouse(s)
Joko Widodo (m. 1986)
Children3 (including Kaesang Pangarep)

Iriana (also called Iriana Widodo, born 1 October 1963) is the First Lady of Indonesia since 20 October 2014 and the wife of the current President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo.

Career[edit]

While her husband, Joko Widodo, served as governor of Jakarta, Iriana was appointed as leader of the Family Welfare Education organisation (Pembinaan Kesejahteraan Keluarga or PKK), a national women's movement in Indonesia. She also served as leader of the PKK in Surakarta from 2005 to 2012 when her husband was mayor of Surakarta.[1]

Family[edit]

Iriana married Joko Widodo in Solo, Central Java, on 24 December 1986. They have two sons: Gibran Rakabuming (born 1 October 1988) and Kaesang Pangarep (born 25 December 1994) and one daughter named Kahiyang Ayu (born 20 April 1991).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "First Lady: I Want To Be My Self". Jakarta Post. Retrieved 20 October 2014.
  2. ^ "First Family Stays Cool, Won't Parade Wealth". The Jakarta Post. Retrieved 20 October 2014.
Honorary titles
Preceded by
Kristiani Herawati
First Lady of Indonesia
20 October 2014 – present
Incumbent