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Men's Olympic 200-Meter Backstroke

1992
1. Mel Stewart, U.S.A., 1:56.26 (OR)
2. Danyon Loader, New Zealand, 1:57.93
3. Franck Esposito, France, 1:58.51

1988
1. Michael Gross, West Germany, 1:56.94 (OR)
2. Benny Nielsen, Denmark, 1:58.24
3. Anthony Mosse, New Zealand, 1:58.28

1984
1. Jon Sieben, Australia, 1:57.04 (WR)
2. Michael Gross, West Germany, 1:57.40
3. Rafael Vidol Castro, Venezuela, 1:57.51

1980
1. Sergei Fesenko, Soviet Union, 1:59.76
2. Philip Hubble, Great Britain, 2:01.20
3. Roger Pyttel, East Germany, 2:01.39

1976
1. Mike Bruner, U.S.A., 1:59.23 (WR,OR)
2. Steven Gregg, U.S.A., 1:59.54
3. Bill Forrester, U.S.A., 7:59.96

1972
1. Mark Spitz, U.S.A., 2:00.70 (WR)
2. Gary Hall, U.S.A.., 2:02.86
3. Robin Backhaus, U.S.A., 2:03.23

1968
1. Carl Robie, U.S.A., 2:08.7
2. Martin Woodroffe, Great Britain, 2:09.0
3. John Ferris, U.S.A., 2:09.3

1964
1. Kevin Berry, Australia, 2:06.6 (WR)
2. Carl Robie, U.S.A., 2:07 S
3. Fred Schmidt, U.S.A., 2:09.3

1960
1. Michael Troy, U.S.A., 2:12.8 (WR)
2. Neville Hayes, Australia, 2:14.6
3. J David Gillanders, U.S.A., 2:15.3
1956
1. William Yorzyk, U.S.A., 2:19.3 (OR)
2. Takashi Ishimoto, Japan, 2:23.8
3. Gyorgy Tumpek, Hungary, 2:23.9

1896-1952
Not held

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