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
|Dom Zeglaitis||June 29, 1995||Lithuanian||Dom Zeglaitis is a Lithuanian-American YouTube star and hip-hop artist|
|Dalia Grybauskaitė||March 1, 1956||Lithuanian||Dalia Grybauskaitė is the President of Lithuania, and the first individual to be elected twice for the role|
|Algirdas Brazauskas||September 22, 1932||Lithuanian||Algirdas Brazauskas was the first President of the post-Soviet Lithuania|
|Cesar Cui||January 18, 1835||Lithuanian, Russian||Cesar Cui was one of the members belonging to the Russian musical group, ‘The Five’|
|Laurence Harvey||October 1, 1928||Lithuanian||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.|
|Valdas Adamkus||November 3, 1926||Lithuanian||Valdas Adamkus is the former President of Lithuania|
|Rolandas Paksas||June 10, 1956||Lithuanian||Rolandas Paksas is a Lithuanian politician and a former President of the country|
|Jonas Kubilius||July 27, 1921||Lithuanian||Jonas Kubilius was a Lithuanian mathematician known for his work in probability theory and number theory|
|Antanas Smetona||August 10, 1874||Lithuanian||Antanas Smetona was the first president of Lithuania|
|Jonas Žemaitis||March 15, 1909||Lithuanian||Jonas Zemaitis was the Chairman of the Lithuanian Movement for Freedom, posthumously recognized as the President of Lithuania|