1,500 metres, Men

# Performance Athlete(s) NOC Games Date Phase Rank
1 4:33.2 Teddy Flack AUS Athina 1896 7 April 1896 Final Standings 1
2 4:06.2 WR Charles Bennett GBR Paris 1900 15 July 1900 Final Standings 1 1
3 4:05.4 WR Jim Lightbody USA St. Louis 1904 3 September 1904 Final Standings 1 2
4 4:05.0 Mel Sheppard USA London 1908 13 July 1908 Round One, Heat Two 1 3
5 4:03.4 Norman Hallows GBR London 1908 13 July 1908 Round One, Heat Three 1 4
6 4:03.4 Mel Sheppard USA London 1908 14 July 1908 Final 1 5
7 3:56.8 Arnold Jackson GBR Stockholm 1912 10 July 1912 Final 1
8 3:53.6 Paavo Nurmi FIN Paris 1924 10 July 1924 Final 1
9 3:53.2 Harri Larva FIN Amsterdam 1928 2 August 1928 Final 1
10 3:51.2 Luigi Beccali ITA Los Angeles 1932 4 August 1932 Final 1
11 3:47.8 WR Jack Lovelock NZL Berlin 1936 6 August 1936 Final 1
12 3:45.2 Josy Barthel LUX Helsinki 1952 26 July 1952 Final 1 6
13 3:45.2 Bob McMillen USA Helsinki 1952 26 July 1952 Final 2
14 3:41.2 Ronnie Delany IRL Melbourne 1956 1 December 1956 Final 1
15 3:35.6 WR Herb Elliott AUS Roma 1960 6 September 1960 Final 1
16 3:34.9 Kip Keino KEN Ciudad de México 1968 20 October 1968 Final 1
17 3:32.53 Seb Coe GBR Los Angeles 1984 11 August 1984 Final 1
18 3:32.07 Noah Ngeny KEN Sydney 2000 29 September 2000 Final 1