World Record Progression of 400 Metres Hurdles

Mark Wind Competitor DOB Country Venue Date
46.78 Kevin YOUNG 16 SEP 1966 USA USA Estadio Olímpico, Barcelona (ESP) 06 AUG 1992
47.02 Edwin MOSES 31 AUG 1955 USA USA Koblenz (GER) 31 AUG 1983
47.13 Edwin MOSES 31 AUG 1955 USA USA Milano (ITA) 03 JUL 1980
47.45 Edwin MOSES 31 AUG 1955 USA USA Westwood, CA (USA) 11 JUN 1977
47.64 Edwin MOSES 31 AUG 1955 USA USA Olympic Stadium, Montreal (CAN) 25 JUL 1976
47.8h John AKII-BUA 03 DEC 1949 UGA UGA Olympiastadion, München (GER) 02 SEP 1972
48.1h David HEMERY 18 JUL 1944 GBR GBR Estadio Olímpico, Ciudad de México (MEX) 15 OCT 1968
48.8h Geoff VANDERSTOCK 08 OCT 1946 USA USA Echo Summit (USA) 11 SEP 1968
49.1h Rex CAWLEY 06 JUL 1940 USA USA Los Angeles, CA (USA) 13 SEP 1964
49.2h Salvatore MORALE 04 NOV 1938 ITA ITA Beograd (SRB) 14 SEP 1962
49.2h Glenn DAVIS 12 SEP 1934 USA USA Budapest (HUN) 06 AUG 1958
49.5h Glenn DAVIS 12 SEP 1934 USA USA Los Angeles, CA (USA) 29 JUN 1956
50.4h Yuriy LITUYEV 11 APR 1925 URS URS Budapest (HUN) 20 SEP 1953
50.6h Glenn HARDIN 01 JUL 1910 USA USA Stockholm (SWE) 26 JUL 1934
51.8h Glenn HARDIN 01 JUL 1910 USA USA Milwaukee, WI (USA) 30 JUN 1934
52.0h Glenn HARDIN 01 JUL 1910 USA USA Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, CA (USA) 01 AUG 1932
52.0h F. Morgan TAYLOR 17 APR 1903 USA USA Philadelphia, PA (USA) 04 JUL 1928
52.6h y John GIBSON 03 JUL 1905 USA USA Lincoln, NE (USA) 02 JUL 1927
53.8h Sten PETTERSSON 11 SEP 1902 SWE SWE Colombes (FRA) 04 OCT 1925
54.0h Frank LOOMIS 22 AUG 1896 USA USA Champs de Beerschot Stadium, Antwerpen (BEL) 16 AUG 1920
55.0h Charles BACON 09 JAN 1885 USA USA White City Stadium, London (GBR) 22 JUL 1908

Legend

* Pending ratification. Mx: mixed gender race. Wo: women only race. (i): set indoor.