Augustinas Voldemaras

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Birthday
16, 1883
Birthplace
Lithuania
Death Date
May 16, 1942 (59)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
16, 1883
Birthplace
Lithuania
Death Date
May 16, 1942 (59)

About

Lithuanian nationalist political figure who served as Lithuania's first Prime Minister in 1918, and again from 1926 to 1929.

Before Fame

He received a master's degree in History and Philosophy from the University of St. Petersburg.

Trivia

He survived an assassination attempt in Kaunas in 1929 and was later ousted in a coup by President Smetona.

Family Life

He was the godfather of Valdas Adamkus, who later became President of Lithuania.

Associated With

He and Kazys Grinius were both Lithuanian politicians.