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`Tumpengan' marks Yudhoyono's 9-9-9 birthday

  • Erwida Maulia

    The Jakarta Post

Cikeas, West Java | Thu, September 10 2009 | 12:59 pm

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...