Lithuanian politician behind the 1990 Act of the Re-Establishment of the State of Lithuania, which declared independence from the dissolving Soviet Union.
He became associated with the Homeland Union.
He served as the Prime Minister of Lithuania from 1991 to 1992, and then again from 1996 until 1999.
He and his wife have two children together.
He and Kazimira Prunskiene were both politicians from Lithuania.