Full name: César Leonidas Mendoza Durán
Born: September 11, 1918 in Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile
Died: September 13, 1996 in Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
César Mendoza had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1951 Pan American Games jumping team (with Ricardo Echeverría and the non-Olympians Alberto Larraguibel and Joaquín Larraín), 1st in the 1959 Pan American Games dressage team (with José Larraín and the non-Olympian José Melo), 3rd in the 1959 Pan American Games dressage individual.
As chief of the police, member of the junta that ruled Chile 1973-1974; remained member of the government until 1985.
|1952 Summer||33||Helsinki||Equestrianism||Men's Jumping, Individual||Chile||CHI||7T|
|1952 Summer||33||Helsinki||Equestrianism||Men's Jumping, Team||Chile||CHI||2||Silver|
|1952 Summer||33||Helsinki||Equestrianism||Chile||Pollan||Final Standings||7T||12.00|
|1952 Summer||33||Helsinki||Equestrianism||Chile||Pollan||Round One||21T||12.00|
|1952 Summer||33||Helsinki||Equestrianism||Chile||Pollan||Round Two||1T||0.00|