Aleksandr Vasilyevich Samsonov (Russian: Александр Васильевич Самсонов; born 16 July 1953) is a Russian former swimmer. He competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in the 400 m, 1500 m and 4 × 200 m freestyle. He won a bronze medal in the relay, in which he swam for the Soviet team in the preliminary round, but failed to reach the finals in other events.
|Born||16 July 1953|
|Height||1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||80 kg (176 lb)|
Between 1970 and 1975 he won six medals at European and world championships, including four medals at the 1974 European Aquatics Championships.