Lithuanian politician who was the third President of Lithuania from June 1926 to December 1926.
He studied medicine at the University of Moscow and then became a physician.
He was president for only six months before he was unseated in a coup led by Antanas Smetona.
He married Joana Pavalkytė in 1896, and they had one son and one daughter.
He and Valdas Adamkus both served as President of Lithuania.