## About

Lithuanian mathematician who was known for his work in probability theory and number theory. He was the rector of Vilnius University for 32 years, and he also served a single term in the Lithuanian parliament.

## Before Fame

He earned a Candidate of Sciences degree in 1951 from Leningrad University after graduating summa cum laude from Vilnius University in 1946.

## Trivia

He was awarded with the Order of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas.

## Family Life

He married Ona Kubiliene.

## Associated With

He and Saunders Mac Lane were both well known mathematicians.