Vintsas MIKOLAYTIS, USSR Lithuania poet, prose writer, literature critic and translator. Doctor of Philosophy; full member, Lithuania Academy of Sciences, since 1941; Professor, Vilnius University, since 1940; board member, Lithuania Union of Writers. Order of Red Banner of Labor.
MIKOLAYTIS, Vintsas was born in 1893.
Studied at a theological acad. 1922 graduated Freiburg University.
Studies Lithuania literature. Translated into Lithuanian works by Pushkin, Lermontov, Nekrasov, Mickiewicz, etc. 1923-1940 lecturer, then Professor, Kaunas University.