January 22, 1955|
Nikšić, SFR Yugoslavia
|Died||August 7, 2003
Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
|Listed height||2.10 m (6 ft 11 in)|
|NBA draft||1977 / Undrafted|
|1987||Basket Rimini Crabs|
Rajko Žižić (January 22, 1955 – August 7, 2003) was a Serbian and Yugoslav professional basketball player. The 6'11", 243 pounder represented Yugoslavia at the 1976 Summer Olympics, the 1980 Summer Olympics and the 1984 Summer Olympics, winning silver, gold and bronze respectively. He died on August 7, 2003 from a heart attack.
- Sports Reference
- "Preminuo bivši košarkaški reprezentativac Jugoslavije Rajko Žižić" [Former Yugoslavia National Basketball Player Rajko Žižić Passes Away]. Index.hr (in Croatian). Online (based in Zagreb). 7 August 2003. Retrieved 27 September 2013.
- Rajko Žižić (Rajko Zizic) biography on the Žižić family website: Family Zizic (Serbian)