Ma'ruf Amin facts for kids
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|13th Vice President of Indonesia|
20 October 2019
|Preceded by||Jusuf Kalla|
|Chairman of the Ulema Council of Indonesia|
27 August 2015
|Preceded by||Din Syamsuddin|
|Supreme Leader of Nahdlatul Ulama|
6 August 2015 – 22 September 2018
|Preceded by||Mustofa Bisri|
|Succeeded by||Miftachul Akhyar (acting)|
|Born||11 March 1943
Tangerang, Japanese East Indies
|United Development Party
National Awakening Party
(m. 1964; died 2013)
Wury Estu Handayani (m. 2014)
|Alma mater||Ibnu Khaldun University, Bogor|
Ma'ruf Amin (born 11 March 1943) is an Indonesian politician and Islamic cleric. He is the chairman of the Ulema Council of Indonesia. On 21 May 2019, Ma'ruf was elected Vice President of Indonesia.
On 9 August 2018, President Joko Widodo announced that Ma'ruf would be his running mate in the 2019 Indonesian presidential election.
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Ma'ruf Amin and Wife, Buku Kenangan Anggota Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat Republik Indonesia 1999-2004, p750.jpg
Portrait of Ma'ruf Amin and his first wife, Siti Churiyah.
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