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Soviet government official

Antanas Stasio Barkauskas, Lithuanian Soviet government official. Decorated Order of Red Star, 1947; Order Red Banner of Labour, 1965, Cultural Worker of Lithuanian Soviet Socialist Republic, Order of October Revolution, 1971; Order Great October Socialist Revolution, Order of Lenin.


Barkauskas, Antanas Stasio was born on January 20, 1917 in Paparchiai, Lithuania.


Degree, Higher Community Party School, Moscow, 1950. Degree, Academy Social Sciences, 1959.


Member Lithuanian Young Komsomol League, 1940, C.P.S.U., since 1942. Soviet official Kaunas, 1940—1941. With, 16th Lithuanian Division, 1942—1944.

Secretary Vilnius, later Kaunas Regional Committee Lithuanian Communist Party, 1950—1953. Teacher, head department Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, 1953—1955. Head department Central Committee Lithuanian Communist Party, 1959—1960, member, since 1960, secretary, 1961—1975, member secretariat, 1961—1975, member bureau, since 1961, member presidium, 1962—1964.

Chairman Supreme Soviet Lithuania, 1959—1975, deputy, since 1959, Supreme Soviet Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, since 1974. President presidium Lithuanian Soviet Socialist Republic Supreme Soviet, since 1975. Vice president Presidium Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, since 1976.

Member central inspection committee C.P.S.U., since 1976.


Of Lithuanian Young Komsomol League 1940. CPSU since 1942, party official in Kaunas during post-war period. Central Committee since 1960, Secretary of Central Committee 1961-1975, member Secretary since 1961, member Politburo 1962-1966.

Central Inspection Committee of CPSU since 1976. Central Committee, CPSU since 1981.


  • Other Interests

    Fiction, travelling, sport.


Married Zoya Yarashunaite, 1961. 2 children.

Zoya Yarashunaite