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Algimantas Jurgis CEKUOLIS

Algimantas Jurgis CEKUOLIS, Lithuanian Political Adviser to the Supreme Council.

Background

  • CEKUOLIS, Algimantas Jurgis was born on November 10, 1931 in Panevezys, Lithuania. Parents: Jurgis Cekuolis and Elena Cekuoliene (née Ingeleviciute).

  • Education

    • Gorky Literature Institute, Moscow, Diploma, literature, 1953. Spoken languages: Lithuanian, English, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Polish.

    Career

    • Member. Communist Party of the USSR, 1959-1990. Member of Seim, Sajudis Movement, since 1988. Deputy of the Supreme Council, 1989-1990.

      Political Adviser to the Supreme Council, since 1990. Journalist, 1953-1968. Writer, since 1954; reporter, Canada, Chief of Bureau, Portugal, Spain, Novosty Press Agency, 1968-1986.

      Editor in Chief, Gimtasis Krastas. since 1986.

    Works

    • Per Tris Vandenynus, 1957. Tylos Takais, 1960. Perkunas Netrenkia I Laiva, 1959.

      Legijunierius, 1971.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Sajudis Movement

    Membership

    Clubs: Rotary Club, Vilnius.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, cycling, red wine. Lithuanian independence and democracy, private enterprise.

    Connections

    • Spouse Birute Cekuoliene (née Adomonyte), 1962. Children: Justinas, leva.
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