Men's Olympic 1500 meters

1500 meters

Find the Olympic gold-medal times for the men's 1500 meter race from 1896 to the present.

Year TimeRecord
1896Teddy Flack, AUS4:33.2 
1900Charles Bennett, GBR4:06.2WR
1904Jim Lightbody, USA4:05.4WR
1906Jim Lightbody, USA4:12.0 
1908Mel Sheppard, USA4:03.4OR
1912Arnold Jackson, GBR3:56.8OR
1920Albert Hill, GBR4:01.8 
1924Paavo Nurmi, FIN3:53.6OR
1928Harry Larva, FIN3:53.2OR
1932Luigi Beccali, ITA3:51.2OR
1936John Lovelock, NZE3:47.8WR
1948Henry Eriksson, SWE3:49.8 
1952Josy Barthel, LUX3:45.1OR
1956Ron Delany, IRE3:41.2OR
1960Herb Elliott, AUS3:35.6WR
1964Peter Snell, NZE3:38.1 
1968Kip Keino, KEN3:34.9OR
1972Pekka Vasala, FIN3:36.3 
1976John Walker, NZE3:39.17 
1980Sebastian Coe, GBR3:38.4 
1984Sebastian Coe, GBR3:32.53OR
1988Peter Rono, KEN3:35.96 
1992Fermin Cacho, SPA3:40.12 
1996Noureddine Morceli, ALG3:35.78 
2000Noah Ngeny, KEN3:32.07OR
2004Hicham El Guerrouj, MOR3:34.18 
2008Rasheed Ramzi, BRN3:32.94 
2012Taoufik Makhloufi, ALG3:34.08 


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