Bengkulu, formerly known as Bencoolen, is a city in the Sumatran region of western Indonesia. It began as a Dutch fortification in the 17th Century.
People Born in Bengkulu
Bengkulu in People's Lives
Charles Hector d'Estaing: I pursued a ship and cornered it into landing at a harbor here, and then spent a day chasing its crew through the jungle, in 1760.
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