Historical Results
GamesCountrySport 
 
  
YearSportMedalCountryAthlete
1920Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesEthelda Bleibtrey
1920Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesMargaret Woodbridge
1920Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesFrances Schroth
1924Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesMartha Norelius
1924Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesHelen Wainwright
1924Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesGertrude Ederle
1928Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesMartha Norelius
1928Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
HollandMaria Braun
1928Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesJosephine McKim
1932Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesHelene Madison
1932Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesLenore Kight
1932Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
South AfricaJennie Maakal
1936Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
HollandHendrika "Rie" Mastenbroek
1936Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
DenmarkRagnhild Hveger
1948Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesAnn Curtis
1948Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
DenmarkKaren-Magrete Harup
1948Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
Great BritainCatherine Gibson
1952Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
HungaryValeria Gyenge
1952Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
HungaryEva Novak
1952Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesEvelyn Kawamoto
1956Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
AustraliaLorraine Crapp
1956Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
AustraliaDawn Fraser
1956Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesSylvia Ruuska
1960Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesS. Christine Von Saltza
1960Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
SwedenJane Cederqvist
1960Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
HollandCatharina Lagerberg
1964Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesVirginia Duenkel
1964Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesMarilyn Ramenofsky
1964Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesTerri Stickles
1968Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesDebbie Meyer
1968Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesLinda Gustavson
1968Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
AustraliaKaren Moras
1972Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
AustraliaShane Gould
1972Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
ItalyNovella Calligaris
1972Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
Federal Republic of GermanyGudrun Wagne
1976Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
German Democratic RepublicPetra Thumer
1976Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesShirley Babashoff
1976Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
CanadaShannon Smith
1980Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
German Democratic RepublicInes Diers
1980Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
German Democratic RepublicPetra Schnieder
1980Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
German Democratic RepublicCarmela Schmidt
1984Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesTiffany Cohen
1984Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
Great BritainSarah Hardcastle
1984Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
Great BritainJune Croft
1988Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesJanet Evans
1988Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
German Democratic RepublicHeike Friedrich
1988Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
German Democratic RepublicAnke Mohring
1992Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
GermanyDagmar Hase
1992Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesJanet Evans
1992Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
AustraliaHayley Lewis
1996Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
IrelandMichelle Smith
1996Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
GermanyDagmar Hase
1996Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
NetherlandsKirsten Vlieghuis
2000Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesBrooke Bennett
2000Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesDiana Munz
2000Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
Costa RicaClaudia Poll
2004Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
FranceLaure Manaudou
2004Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
PolandOtylia Jedrzejczak
2004Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesKaitlin Sandeno
2008Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
Great BritainRebecca Adlington
2008Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
United StatesKatie Hoff
2008Swimming
Women's 400m Freestyle
Great BritainJoanne Jackson