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100-Meter Backstroke

1904 Walter Brack, Germany 1:16.80 1
1908 Arno Bieberstein, Germany 1:24.60
1912 Harry Hebner, United States 1:21.20
1920 Warren Kealoha, United States 1:15.20
1924 Warren Kealoha, United States 1:13.20
1928 George Kojac, United States 1:08.20
1932 Masaji Kiyokawa, Japan 1:08.60
1936 Adolph Kiefer, United States 1:05.90
1948 Allen Stack, United States 1:06.40
1952 Yoshinobu Oyakawa, United States 1:05.40
1956 David Thiele, Australia 1:02.20
1960 David Thiele, Australia 1:01.90
1968 Roland Matthes, East Germany 0:58.70
1972 Roland Matthes, East Germany 0:56.58
1976 John Naber, United States 0:55.49
1980 Bengt Baron, Sweden 0:56.53
1984 Rick Carey, United States 0:55.79
1988 Daichi Suzuki, Japan 0:55.05
1992 Mark Tewksbury, Canada 0:53.98
1996 Jeff Rouse, United States 0:54.10
2000 Lenny Krayzelburg, United States 0:53.72
2004 Aaron Peirsol, United States 0:54.06
2008 Aaron Peirsol, United States 0:52.54 2
1. 100 yards
2. World record

1,500-Meter Freestyle Swimming–Men 200-Meter Backstroke