Famous Lithuanian - Lithuanian Celebrities

Bold, eccentric and pulsating with energy, Lithuania is indeed one among Europe’s well-kept secrets. The country, which barely ever bags any headlines save for its basketball exploits, holds a bag of surprises. Foremost is its beguiling physical beauty closely followed by its treasure-trove of talented men and women. By the way, did you know that Lithuanians are one of the most educated in the world? That’s right! While the country have always downplayed its greatness, some of its greatest born have broken through the shackles of anonymity to glimmer in the world sky. From writers to war heroes and from leaders to artists, the exceptional talent of the land pierced through the shadows of obscurity and how. These are the men and women who have streets and institutions named after them, who often show up on banknotes and stamps, and enjoy exalted status. Read on to explore all about the famous Lithuanians in these biographies below. Their timeline, trivia, and facts will wow you like nothing else.

Find out more about the greatest Lithuanians, including Laurence Harvey, Antanas Smetona, Valdas Adamkus, Algirdas Brazauskas and Rolandas Paksas.

The Most Famous Lithuanian

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Dom ZeglaitisJune 29, 1995LithuanianDom Zeglaitis is a Lithuanian-American YouTube star and hip-hop artist
Dalia GrybauskaitėMarch 1, 1956LithuanianDalia Grybauskaitė is the President of Lithuania, and the first individual to be elected twice for the role
Algirdas BrazauskasSeptember 22, 1932LithuanianAlgirdas Brazauskas was the first President of the post-Soviet Lithuania
Cesar CuiJanuary 18, 1835Lithuanian, RussianCesar Cui was one of the members belonging to the Russian musical group, ‘The Five’
Valdas AdamkusNovember 3, 1926LithuanianValdas Adamkus is the former President of Lithuania
Laurence HarveyOctober 1, 1928LithuanianLaurence Harvey was a Lithuanian-born South African actor best known for his role in ‘Room at the Top.’ This biography of Laurence Harvey provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.
Antanas SmetonaAugust 10, 1874LithuanianAntanas Smetona was the first president of Lithuania
Jonas KubiliusJuly 27, 1921LithuanianJonas Kubilius was a Lithuanian mathematician known for his work in probability theory and number theory
Rolandas PaksasJune 10, 1956LithuanianRolandas Paksas is a Lithuanian politician and a former President of the country
Jonas ŽemaitisMarch 15, 1909LithuanianJonas Zemaitis was the Chairman of the Lithuanian Movement for Freedom, posthumously recognized as the President of Lithuania

Laurence Harvey

Laurence Harvey was a Lithuanian-born South African actor best known for his role in ‘Room at the Top.’ This biography of Laurence Harvey provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

Algirdas Brazauskas

Algirdas Brazauskas was the first President of the post-Soviet Lithuania

Dalia Grybauskaitė

Dalia Grybauskaitė is the President of Lithuania, and the first individual to be elected twice for the role

LithuanianMarch 1, 1956163 views

Antanas Smetona

Antanas Smetona was the first president of Lithuania

LithuanianAugust 10, 1874120 views

Jonas Kubilius

Jonas Kubilius was a Lithuanian mathematician known for his work in probability theory and number theory

LithuanianJuly 27, 1921118 views

Jonas Žemaitis

Jonas Zemaitis was the Chairman of the Lithuanian Movement for Freedom, posthumously recognized as the President of Lithuania

LithuanianMarch 15, 190999 views

Rolandas Paksas

Rolandas Paksas is a Lithuanian politician and a former President of the country

LithuanianJune 10, 1956117 views

Valdas Adamkus

Valdas Adamkus is the former President of Lithuania

Cesar Cui

Cesar Cui was one of the members belonging to the Russian musical group, ‘The Five’

LithuanianJanuary 18, 1835152 views

Dom Zeglaitis

Dom Zeglaitis is a Lithuanian-American YouTube star and hip-hop artist

LithuanianJune 29, 1995937 views