100 metres Freestyle, Men

# Performance Athlete(s) NOC Games Date Phase Rank
1 1:22.2 Alfréd Hajós HUN Athina 1896 11 April 1896 Final Standings 1
2 1:17.6 Charlie Daniels USA Athina 1906 24 April 1906 Round One, Heat One 1
3 1:13.0 Charlie Daniels USA Athina 1906 25 April 1906 Final 1
4 1:08.2 Zoltán Halmay HUN London 1908 17 July 1908 Round One, Heat One 1
5 1:05.8 Charlie Daniels USA London 1908 17 July 1908 Round One, Heat Five 1
6 1:05.6 WR Charlie Daniels USA London 1908 20 July 1908 Final 1
7 1:04.8 Perry McGillivray USA Stockholm 1912 7 July 1912 Round One, Heat Four 1
8 1:02.6 Duke Kahanamoku USA Stockholm 1912 7 July 1912 Round One, Heat Five 1
9 1:02.4 Duke Kahanamoku USA Stockholm 1912 9 July 1912 Semi-Finals, Heat Three 1
10 1:01.8 Duke Kahanamoku USA Antwerpen 1920 22 August 1920 Round One, Heat One 1
11 1:01.4 Duke Kahanamoku USA Antwerpen 1920 23 August 1920 Semi-Finals, Heat One 1
12 1:01.4 Duke Kahanamoku USA Antwerpen 1920 29 August 1920 Final 1
13 1:00.8 Johnny Weissmuller USA Paris 1924 19 July 1924 Semi-Finals, Heat Two 1
14 59.0 Johnny Weissmuller USA Paris 1924 20 July 1924 Final 1
15 58.6 Johnny Weissmuller USA Amsterdam 1928 10 August 1928 Semi-Finals, Heat Three 1
16 58.6 Johnny Weissmuller USA Amsterdam 1928 11 August 1928 Final 1
17 58.0 Yasuji Miyazaki JPN Los Angeles 1932 6 August 1932 Semi-Finals, Heat One 1
18 57.6 Peter Fick USA Berlin 1936 8 August 1936 Round One, Heat One 1
19 57.5 Masaharu Taguchi JPN Berlin 1936 8 August 1936 Round One, Heat Five 1
20 57.5 Masanori Yusa JPN Berlin 1936 8 August 1936 Semi-Finals, Heat Two 1
21 57.5 Wally Ris USA London 1948 30 July 1948 Semi-Finals, Heat Two 1
22 57.3 Wally Ris USA London 1948 31 July 1948 Final 1
23 57.1 Clarke Scholes USA Helsinki 1952 27 July 1952 Semi-Finals, Heat One 1
24 56.8 Reid Patterson USA Melbourne 1956 29 November 1956 Round One, Heat Four 1
25 55.7 Jon Henricks AUS Melbourne 1956 29 November 1956 Semi-Finals, Heat One 1
26 55.4 Jon Henricks AUS Melbourne 1956 30 November 1956 Final 1
27 55.2 John Devitt AUS Roma 1960 27 August 1960 Final 1
28 55.1 Lance Larson USA Roma 1960 27 August 1960 Final 2
29 54.0 Gary Ilman USA Tokyo 1964 11 October 1964 Round One, Heat One 1
30 53.6 Steve Clark USA Tokyo 1964 13 October 1964 Round One, Heat Two 1 1
31 53.4 Don Schollander USA Tokyo 1964 12 October 1964 Final 1
32 52.9 WR Steve Clark USA Tokyo 1964 14 October 1964 Final 1 2
33 52.9 Mike Wenden AUS Ciudad de México 1968 18 October 1968 Semi-Finals, Heat Three 1
34 52.2 WR Mike Wenden AUS Ciudad de México 1968 19 October 1968 Final 1
35 51.22 WR Mark Spitz USA München 1972 3 September 1972 Final 1
36 50.39 WR Jim Montgomery USA Montréal 1976 24 July 1976 Semi-Finals, Heat One 1
37 49.99 WR Jim Montgomery USA Montréal 1976 25 July 1976 Final 1
38 49.80 Rowdy Gaines USA Los Angeles 1984 31 July 1984 Final 1
39 49.20 Chris Jacobs USA Seoul 1988 22 September 1988 Round One, Heat Eight 1
40 49.04 Matt Biondi USA Seoul 1988 22 September 1988 Round One, Heat Ten 1
41 48.63 Matt Biondi USA Seoul 1988 22 September 1988 Final 1
42 48.18 WR Michael Klim AUS Sydney 2000 16 September 2000 Final 1 3
43 47.84 WR Pieter van den Hoogenband NED Sydney 2000 19 September 2000 Semi-Finals, Heat Two 1
44 47.76 Amaury Leveaux FRA Beijing 2008 10 August 2008 Round One, Heat Two 1 4
45 47.24 WR Eamon Sullivan AUS Beijing 2008 11 August 2008 Final 3 5
46 47.20 WR Alain Bernard FRA Beijing 2008 13 August 2008 Semi-Finals, Heat One 1
47 47.05 WR Eamon Sullivan AUS Beijing 2008 13 August 2008 Semi-Finals, Heat Two 1