Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World Records 46.78 Kevin Young 16 SEP 1966 USA USA Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 06 AUG 1992
World Leading 2017 47.80 Kyron McMaster 03 JAN 1997 IVB IVB Kingston (NS), JAM 20 MAY 2017
IAAF World Championships Record 47.18 Kevin Young 16 SEP 1966 USA USA Stuttgart (Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion) 19 AUG 1993
Olympic Games Records 46.78 Kevin Young 16 SEP 1966 USA USA Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 06 AUG 1992
IAAF World Championships Record 47.37 Edwin Moses 31 AUG 1955 USA USA Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 04 SEP 1981
Area Records - AFRICA 47.10 Samuel Matete 27 JUL 1968 ZAM ZAM Zürich (Letzigrund) 07 AUG 1991
Area Records - ASIA 47.53 Hadi Soua'an Al-Somaily 30 DEC 1976 KSA KSA Sydney (Olympic Stadium) 27 SEP 2000
Area Records - EUROPE 47.37 Stéphane Diagana 23 JUL 1969 FRA FRA Lausanne (Pontaise) 05 JUL 1995
Area Records - NORTH,CENTRAL AMERICA&C. 46.78 Kevin Young 16 SEP 1966 USA USA Barcelona (Estadio Olímpico) 06 AUG 1992
Area Records - OCEANIA 48.28 Rohan Robinson 15 NOV 1971 AUS AUS Atlanta (Olympic Stadium), GA 31 JUL 1996
Area Records - SOUTH AMERICA 47.84 Bayano Kamani 17 APR 1980 PAN PAN Helsinki (Olympic Stadium) 07 AUG 2005
Type Mark Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
World U20 Records 48.02 Danny Harris 7 SEP 1965 USA USA Los Angeles, CA 17 JUN 1984
World U20 Leading 2017 49.02 Quincy Hall 31 JUL 1998 USA USA Trujillo, PER 23 JUL 2017
Championships U20 Records 48.51 Kerron Clement 31 OCT 1985 USA USA Grosseto (Stadio Zecchini) 16 JUL 2004

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