Antanas Smetona

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Antanas Smetona

Birthdate: (69)
Birthplace: Ukmergės aps. Taujėnų vls. Užulėnio k.
Death: January 9, 1944 (69)
JAV Klivlendas (gaisras )
Immediate Family:

Son of Jonas Smetona and Julijona Smetonienė
Husband of Sofija Smetonienė
Father of Marija Danutė Valušienė; Birutė Smetonaitė and Julius Rimgaudas Smetona
Brother of Ignas Smetona; Motiejus Smetona; Jonas Smetona; Liudvikas Smetona; Marijona Jasiukonienė and 3 others

Occupation: prezidentas
Managed by: Erdvilas Jakulis
Last Updated:

About Antanas Smetona

Antanas Smetona(Lithuanian pronunciation: [ɐnˈtaːnɐs smʲɛˈtoːnɐ] ( listen); August 10, 1874 – January 9, 1944) was one of the most important Lithuanian political figures between World War I and World War II. He served as the first President of Lithuania from April 4, 1919 to June 19, 1920. He again served as the last President of the country from December 19, 1926 to June 15, 1940, before its occupation by the Soviet Union. He was also one of the famous ideologists of nationalism in Lithuania.

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Antanas Smetona's Timeline

August 10, 1874
Ukmergės aps. Taujėnų vls. Užulėnio k.
September 19, 1905
Age 31
Panevėžio aps. Nociūnų vls. Gavenonių dv.
Age 31
Pakruojo rajonas, Lithuania
February 17, 1913
Age 38
Vilnius, Lithuania