Vytautas is a popular male given name in Lithuania. In commemoration of the 500-year anniversary of his death, Vytautas Magnus University was named after him. Monuments in his honour were built in many towns in the independent Lithuania during the interwar period from 1918 to 1939.
Vytautas the Great, Lithuanian Vytautus Didysis, Polish Witold Wielki, (born 1350, Lithuania—died Oct. 27, 1430, Trakai, Lith.), Lithuanian national leader who consolidated his country’s possessions, helped to build up a national consciousness, and broke the power of the Teutonic Knights. He exercised great power over Poland.
Vytautas was the ruler (1392–1430) of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania which chiefly encompassed the Lithuanians and Ruthenians. He was also the Prince of Hrodna (1370–1382) and the Prince of Lutsk (1387–1389), postulated king of Hussites.
- ~1350 Senieji Trakai
- October 27, 1430 Trakai
Vytautas (pronounced: VEE – tau – tuss) is a very high mineral content water emerging from a spring on the outskirts of the town of Birstonas, Lithuania. The source is located in a natural sanctuary of 25 000 hectares of land, protected by the republic and recognized as a national treasure of unspoiled natural habitat.
Apr 16, 2019 · From the Baltic element vyti- "chase, drive away" or vyd- "see" combined with tauta "people, nation". This was the name of a 15th-century Grand Duke of Lithuania, revered as a national hero in that country.
A Lithuanian actor of handsome quality, Vytautas has graced both television and cinema during his promising career. Born September 12, 1980, he is perhaps best recognized for his role as the guard captain Valerious in the fantasy adventure Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of the Dragon God (2005). Actually it seemed more as a hiatus from screen and...
- Actor, Director
- December 3, 1951
- Vytautas Rumsas
Vytautas is a popular male gien name in Lithuanie. Vytautas Magnus University wis named efter him. Monuments in his honour wur built in mony touns in the independent Republic of Lithuanie durin the interwar period, 1918–1939.
Vytautas Magnus University. K. Donelaičio str. 58, 44248, Kaunas Tel. (8 37) 222 739 E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Vytautas (vardas). Vytautas Didysis (apie 1350 m. Senuosiuose Trakuose – 1430 m. spalio 27 d. Trakuose) – Lietuvos didysis kunigaikštis nuo 1392 m. iki mirties.