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BLITAR is a city in East Java
East Java
, Indonesia
Indonesia
, about 73 km from Malang and 167 km from Surabaya
Surabaya
. The area lies within longitude 111° 40' - 112° 09' East and its latitude is 8° 06' South.

The city is noted as the location of the grave of Sukarno
Sukarno
, the first President of Indonesia
Indonesia
, five kilometers from the city plaza. The Istana Gebang (Gebang palace) where Sukarno
Sukarno
lived as a child is nearby and has been converted into a museum] containing numerous items commemorating Sukarno's place in Indonesian history. In addition, the very active Kelud
Kelud
volcano is located just over 20 kilometers north of Blitar.

Former Vice President of Indonesia
Indonesia
, Dr. Boediono
Boediono
, and the commander-in-chief of the Indonesian military , Admiral
Admiral
Agus Suhartono , were born in Blitar. Both of them are the alumni of SMP Negeri 1 Blitar
Blitar
and SMA Negeri 1 Blitar .

CONTENTS

* 1 Local economic governance * 2 People from Blitar
Blitar
* 3 References * 4 External links

LOCAL ECONOMIC GOVERNANCE

Based on the survey conducted between August 2010 and January 2011, Blitar
Blitar
was rated number one in Indonesia
Indonesia
for local economic governance, being considered particularly good in infrastructure, interaction between local administrations and businesses, business licensing, and regional head capacity and integrity.

PEOPLE FROM BLITAR

Bathing place near Temple Panataran , near Blitar
Blitar

* Soeryo Guritno , businessman * Charis Yulianto , footballer * Nitya Krishinda Maheswari , badminton athlete * Wiweko Soepono , inventor * Anjasmara , actor

* Anthony Fokker
Anthony Fokker
, aviation pioneer * Sukadji Ranuwihardjo , academic * Boediono
Boediono
, former Vice President

* Anas Urbaningrum
Anas Urbaningrum
, politician * Imam Munandar , politician * Masjchun Sofwan , politician * Sukarni
Sukarni
, politician * Agus Suhartono , military leader

* Hengky Kurniawan , actor * Putri Raemawasti , beauty queen, Miss Indonesia
Indonesia
2007 * Hardi , painter

REFERENCES

* ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-06-06. Retrieved 2014-06-06. * ^ The Jakarta Post. " Blitar
Blitar
Leads Economic Governance Survey". Retrieved June 3, 2016.

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