Aleksander Margiste

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAleksander•Margiste (Margevič-)
Used nameAleksander•Margiste
Born19 April 1908 in Tallinn (EST)
Died10 August 1988 in Stockholm (SWE)
Measurements186 cm
AffiliationsKalev Tallinn, Tallinn (EST)
NOC Estonia


Aleksander Margiste graduated from Tallinn Gustav Adolf High School in 1926 and from Tartu University in 1933. He played for Tallinna Sport from 1925-28, Tartu Eask from 1928-31, and Tallinna Kalev from 1931-37.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Basketball (Basketball) EST Aleksander Margiste
Basketball, Men (Olympic) Estonia =9