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Antanas RACAS

Antanas RACAS, Deputy of the Supreme Council of the Republic of Lithuania.

Background

  • RACAS, Antanas was born on August 28, 1940 in Jurbarkas, Lithuania. Parents: Antanas Racas and Zofija Raciene (née Jokubauskaite).

  • Education

    • Vilnius University, Diploma, Germanic filology and literature, 1967. Spoken languages: Lithuanian, Russian, English, German, Esperanto.

    Career

    • Member. Chief of Regional Council, Keime, 1990, member, Seym Council, 1988-1990, since 1992, Sajudis Movement. Deputy of the Supreme Council, since 1990. Head of Lithuanian Information Bureau, Germany, since 1991.

      Chief, Parliamentary Group for relations with Germany, since 1992. School teacher, Deguciai. Zarasai, 19671968; deputy school director, Avaliai, 1968.

      School director, Saukenai, Keime, 19681976. Teacher. Keime, 1976-1990.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Sajudis Movement

    Religion

    Roman Catholic.

    Membership

    Clubs: member, Lithuanian Samarien Community.

    Personality

    Interests

    Literature, folk lore. Foreign political affairs, relations with Germany.

    Connections

    • Spouse Jadvyga Raciene (née Uzusienyte), 1968. Children: Vytautas, Gediminas, Kestutis.
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