Dailučiai

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Dailučiai
Dailučiai is located in Lithuania
Dailučiai
Dailučiai
Coordinates: 54°37′20″N 22°53′10″E / 54.62222°N 22.88611°E / 54.62222; 22.88611Coordinates: 54°37′20″N 22°53′10″E / 54.62222°N 22.88611°E / 54.62222; 22.88611
Country  Lithuania
Ethnographic region Suvalkija
County Marijampolė County
Municipality Vilkaviškis district municipality
Elderate Virbalis elderate
Population (2001)
 • Total 179
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Dailučiai is a small village in Marijampolė County, Lithuania. It is located 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) east from Virbalis near the MarijampolėKybartai road. According to the census of 2001, it had 179 residents.[1]

Dailučiai was established after World War I when Versnupiai manor was abolished.

Famous people[edit]

Algimantas Sakalauskas, Lithuanian folk artist and wood sculptor, was born in Dailučiai.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Lithuanian) Marijampolės apskrities kaimo gyvenamosios vietovės ir jų gyventojai. Vilnius: Department of Statistics to the Government of the Republic of Lithuania. 2003. p. 79. ISBN 9986-589-89-4. 
  2. ^ (Lithuanian) "Algimantas Sakalauskas". The folk-art of Prienai region. 2000. Archived from the original on 2007-11-16. Retrieved 2010-01-03.