`Tumpengan' marks Yudhoyono's 9-9-9 birthday
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM Who could be luckier than Indonesia's President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono? After recently securing a second five-year term in a landslide election victory, the President turned 60 on a "lucky" date, Sept. 9, 2009 (9-9-9). Yudhoyono was born in Pacitan, East Java, on Sept. 9, 1949, another "lucky" three nines. Indeed, his wife First Lady Ani Yudhoyono said during the tumpengan (Javanese tr...