| Antanas Vienuolis|| Writer|
| August 17, 1957, Anyksciai, Lithuania|
Antanas Vienuolis (Born Antanas Zukauskas, better known with his pen name) (April 7, 1882 — August 17, 1957) was a Lithuanian writer, dramatist and one of the most famous realistic prosaists.
Antanas Vienuolis Wikipedia
Vienuolis was born on April 7, 1882 in Azuozeriai, Anyksciai district, Russian Empire. His parents, Julijonas Zukauskas and Rozalija Baranauskaite, were peasants. Antanas was the youngest child and the only one son in the family, he had 5 older sisters. Antanas' family was in quite good circumstances and had 25 ha of land.
In 1894, he moved to Uzupieciai, where he attended Anyksciai school, where all subjects were taught in Russian. Zukauskas was an exempliary student at school. In 1895 he moved to Liepaja, where he attended gymnasium and met famous Lithuanian writer Jonas Biliunas.
Vienuolis died on August 17, 1957 from the acute trombosis of heart arteries. He was buried in the yard near his house.
Vienuolis has written many legends, novels, novellas, memorials and dramas.
List of works of Antanas Vienuolis:Amzinasis smuikininkas (Eternal violinist)
Uzkeiktieji vienuoliai (Cursed monks)
Plateliu ezero paslaptis (Secret of Lake Plateliai)
Grazuoles Lalos kalnas(Mountain of Beauty Lala)
Kruvinojo kersto uola (Rock of the bloody revenge)
Samgori dykuma (Samagori desert)
Krymo ispudziai (Crimean impressions)
Mieganti Ararato mergele (Sleeping miss from Ararath)
Anyksciu padavimai (Anyksciai stories)
Medvegalio pilis (Medvegalis Castle)
Naglio kalno lobiai (Treasure of Mount Naglis)
Grizo (Came back)
„Kuciu nakti (At night of Christmas Eve)
Paskutine vietele (The last snug)
Paskenduole (The drowned)
Didysis karas (The big war)
Mano krikstatevio kumeliukas (My Godfather's colt)
Arkliavagio dukte (Rustler's daughter)
Gediminaite ir muzikas (Gediminaite and kern)
Susitikimai Kaukaze (Meetings in Caucasus)
Is mano atsiminimu (From my memorials)
Inteligentu palata (Intelligents' ward)
Mirtinai suzeistas (Mortally wounded)
Pries diena (Day before )
1831 metai (The year 1831)
Nemigo naktys (Sleepless nights)
Viesnia is siaures (Guest from the north)
Dauboje (In the dip)