How many Lithuanians are in the world?
|c. 3.7–4.3 million|
|Regions with significant populations|
|Lithuania 2,561,000 (2011)|
|United States||652,790 (2014)|
What do typical Lithuanians look like?
They have fair skin, more than 80% have light-colored eyes and many have light-colored hair (a stereotypical Lithuanian is thus blue-eyed blonde, even though such people are a minority). Lithuanians are among the tallest peoples of the world (this maybe explains their affinity for basketball).
Who is the most famous Lithuanian?
- Violeta Urmana. Opera singer.
- Jurgis Mačiūnas. Artist.
- Birutė Galdikas. Anthropologist, environmentalist.
- Arūnas Matelis. Film director.
- Rūta Šepetys. Writer.
- Žydrūnas Savickas. Strongman.
- David Geringas. Cellist and Conductor.
- Ilja Laurs. Businessman.
Are Lithuanians dark?
Ethnic lithuanians tend to be more dark than blond. There are some blonds, but most have light brown to dark brown hair.