Lionginas Šepetys

Lionginas Šepetys (November 23, 1927 – December 9, 2017) was a Lithuanian politician. He became Chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the Lithuanian SSR in 1981. In 1990 Šepetys was among those who signed the Act of the Re-Establishment of the State of Lithuania.

Lionginas Šepetys
Chairman of the Supreme Soviet of the Lithuanian SSR
In office
June 1981 – March 10, 1990
Prime MinisterVytautas Sakalauskas
Ringaudas Songaila
Preceded byRingaudas Songaila
Succeeded byVytautas Landsbergis (Chairman of the Supreme Council)
Personal details
Born(1927-11-23)23 November 1927
Kazliškiai, Ukmergė District
Died9 December 2017(2017-12-09) (aged 90)
Vilnius, Lithuania

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