|Alexander Ypsilantis (1792–1828)|
|Native name||Greek: Αλέξανδρος Υψηλάντης|
Romanian: Alexandru Ipsilanti
Russian: Александр Константинович Ипсиланти
|Born||12 December 1792|
Constantinople, Ottoman Empire
|Died||31 January 1828 (aged 35)|
Vienna, Austrian Empire
|Years of service||1805–1821|
Alexander Ypsilantis (1792–1828) was a main participant in the Greek War of Independence against the Ottoman Empire in 1821. He was also a senior officer of the Imperial Russian cavalry during the Napoleonic Wars.
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- Brewer, David (2001). The Greek War of Independence : the struggle for freedom from Ottoman oppression and the birth of the modern Greek nation. Woodstock, N.Y: Overlook Press. ISBN 1-58567-172-X.
- Dakin, Douglas (1984). The unification of Greece, 1770-1923. London: Benn.
- (in Russian) князь Александр Константинович Ипсиланти