|Seven Events:||World||7291*||Jackie Joyner-Kersee, USA||Sept. 23-24, 1988||Seoul|
|Olympic||7291*||Joyner-Kersee (same as World)||—||—|
|American||7291*||Joyner-Kersee (same as World)||—||—|
*Due to the April 1, 1999 change in the design of the women's javelin, Joyner-Kersee's records will be replaced by new records, effective Jan. 1, 2000.
Note: Joyner-Kersee's WR times and distances, in order over two days— 100m H (12.69); HJ (611/4); Shot (51-10); 200m (22.56); LJ (23101/4); Jav (149-10); 800m (2:08.51).