Cēzars Ozers (11 February 1937 – 5 November 2023), also known as Tsezar Eduardovich Ozers (Russian: Цезар Эдуардович Озерс), was a Soviet and Latvian basketball player. He played as a point guard. Ozers won a silver medal at the 1960 Summer Olympics.[1] He died on 5 November 2023, at the age of 86.[2]

Cēzars Ozers
Personal information
Born(1937-02-11)11 February 1937
Riga, Latvia
Died5 November 2023(2023-11-05) (aged 86)
Listed height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Listed weight81 kg (179 lb)
PositionPoint guard
Men's Basketball
Representing  Soviet Union
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1960 Rome Men's basketball


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Cēzars Ozers". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 3 December 2016. Retrieved 18 August 2012.
  2. ^ "Ушел из жизни титулованный латвийский баскетболист Цезарc Озерс" [Titled Latvian basketball player Cezars Ozers has passed away]. bb.lv (in Russian). 5 November 2023.