Česlovas Juršėnas

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Česlovas Juršėnas
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Speaker of Seimas
In office
April 1, 2008 – November 14, 2008
Preceded by Viktoras Muntianas
Succeeded by Arūnas Valinskas
In office
February 25, 1993 – November 25, 1996
Preceded by Himself (acting)
Succeeded by Vytautas Landsbergis
Acting Speaker of Seimas
In office
November 25, 1992 – February 25, 1993
Preceded by Algirdas Brazauskas
Succeeded by Himself
In office
April 6, 2004 – July 12, 2004
Preceded by Artūras Paulauskas
Succeeded by Artūras Paulauskas
Personal details
Born (1938-05-18) 18 May 1938 (age 78)
Panižiškė, Ignalina district, Lithuania
Political party Social Democratic Party of Lithuania (since 2001)
Democratic Labour Party of Lithuania (1990-2001)
Communist Party of Lithuania (until 1989)
Spouse(s) Jadvyga Juršėnienė
Children Saulius Juršėnas

Česlovas Juršėnas (born 18 May 1938[1]) is a Lithuanian politician and a former Speaker of the Seimas, the Lithuanian parliament.

In 1955, he graduated from Ignalina secondary school (now Ignalina Česlovas Kudaba Progymnasium) with a gold medal and entered Vilnius State University of Vincas Kapsukas, graduating in 1960.[2]

During 1960–1964 Juršėnas was an employee of a newspaper Tiesa.

He was a signatory of the Act of the Re-Establishment of the State of Lithuania on 11 March 1990.[1]

Juršėnas has published several books about politics and the world.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c CV at Seimas website.
  2. ^ "Švenčionių rajono savivaldybė - Česlovas Juršėnas". Švenčionys municipality. Retrieved 2016-01-15.