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1,500-Meter Freestyle

1904 Emil Rausch, Germany 27:18.20 1
1906 Henry Taylor, Great Britain 28:28.00 2
1908 Henry Taylor, Great Britain 22:48.40
1912 George Hodgson, Canada 22:00.00
1920 Norman Ross, United States 22:23.20
1924 Andrew Charlton, Australia 20:06.60
1928 Arne Borg, Sweden 19:51.80
1932 Kusuo Kitamura, Japan 19:12.40
1936 Noboru Terada, Japan 19:13.70
1948 James McLane, United States 19:18.50
1952 Ford Konno, United States 18:30.00
1956 Murray Rose, Australia 17:58.90
1960 Jon Konrads, Australia 17:19.60
1964 Robert Windle, Australia 17:01.70
1968 Michael Burton, United States 16:38.90
1972 Michael Burton, United States 15:52.58
1976 Brian Goodell, United States 15:02.40
1980 Vladimir Salnikov, USSR 14:58.27
1984 Michael O'Brien, United States 15:05.20
1988 Vladimir Salnikov, USSR 15:00.40
1992 Kieren Perkins, Australia 14:43.48
1996 Kieren Perkins, Australia 14:56.40
2000 Grant Hackett, Australia 14:48.33
2004 Grant Hackett, Australia 14:43.40
2008 Oussama Mellouli, Tunisia 14:40.84
1. One mile.
2. 1,600 meters

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