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Tipu Sultan 
Tipu Sultan.jpg
Ruler of the Sultanate of Mysore
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Date of birth20 November 1750
Devanahalli
Date of death4 May 1799
Srirangapatna
Occupation
Father
Authority control

Sultan Fateh Ali Tipu (Urdu: سلطان فتح علی خان ٹیپو , born November 1750, Devanahalli – 4 May 1799, Srirangapattana), also known as the Tiger of Mysore, was the de facto ruler of the Indian Kingdom of Mysore from 1782 (the time of his father's death) until his own demise in 1799. In addition to his role as ruler, he was a scholar, soldier, and poet. He was defeated in the Third Anglo-Mysore War and in the Fourth Anglo-Mysore War by the combined forces of the British East India Company, the Nizam of Hyderabad and to a lesser extent, Travancore. Tippu Sultan died defending his capital Srirangapattana, on 4 May 1799.

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