Mindaugas (1200-1263) was the first known Grand Duke of Lithuania and the King of Lithuania. He is mentioned in 1236 as the leader of all Lithuanians. During the summer of 1253 he was crowned King of Lithuania. His coronation date, 6 July, is a national holiday, Statehood Day, in modern Lithuania.
Avastatud: 25-4-2009 Avastamiskoht: Baldone Avastajad: Cernis, K., Eglitis, I.