Lithuanian Soviet theater and film actor. Born on July 10, 1931 in the village of Surdegis in the territory of Anykščiai district of Lithuania. In 1951 he graduated from the studio at the Panevezys Drama Theater. In 1948-1976 - actor of the Panevezys Drama Theater. Since 1978 - actor of the Kaunas Academic Drama Theater. Honored Artist of the Lithuanian SSR (1974). People's Artist of the Lithuanian SSR (1981).