To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

Order of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Order of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas
Liettuan Gediminasin ritarikunnan suurristin rintatähti.png
Breast star of the Order
Awarded by  Lithuania
Type5 Class Order with associated medal
EligibilityCitizens of Lithuania and foreign nationals
Awarded forOutstanding performance in civil and public offices
Statistics
Established1928
re-established 1991
Precedence
Next (higher)Order of the Cross of Vytis
Next (lower)Order for Merits to Lithuania

The Order of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas is the Lithuanian Presidential Award which was re-instituted to honour the citizens of Lithuania for outstanding performance in civil and public offices. Foreign nationals may also be awarded this Order. The Order of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas was instituted in 1928. It features the Columns of Gediminas, one of the national symbols of Lithuania.[1]

YouTube Encyclopedic

  • 1/3
    Views:
    363
    1 013
    2 297
  • ✪ Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor
  • ✪ Baltic warriors; Medieval Prussians, Lithuanians, Letts and Livs / Krieger der Balten und Prussen
  • ✪ Medieval Festival [Lithuania, Apuolė 2009]

Transcription

Contents

Classes

The Order of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas has five classes:

1. Grand Cross
Grand Cross Ribbon bar
2. Commander's Grand Cross
Commander's Grand Cross ribbon bar
3. Commander's Cross
Commander's Cross ribbon bar
4. Officer's Cross
Officer's Cross ribbon bar
5. Knight's Cross
Knight's Cross ribbon bar
6. Medal
Medal ribbon bar

Notable recipients

The first five persons awarded the Order of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas after the restoration of the Independent State of Lithuania in 1991 were poets Justinas Marcinkevičius, Bernardas Brazdžionis, priest Ričardas Mikutavičius, painter Vytautas Kazimieras Jonynas and mathematician Jonas Kubilius.[1]

Other notable recipients

Images of order insignia

References

  1. ^ a b c d e "Order of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas". President of the Republic of Lithuania. Retrieved 16 November 2012.
  2. ^ "NATO Biographies: Head of the Czech Delegation to NATO". Nato.int. Retrieved 16 November 2012.
  3. ^ "NATO Media Library: - NATO Secretary General, Lord Robertson was awarded the Grand Cross of the Order of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Gediminas by the Lithuanian President, Rolandas Paksas - 4 Nov. 2003". Nato.int. Retrieved 16 November 2012.

External links

This page was last edited on 21 July 2019, at 08:39
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.