Wilson Kipketer holds a record of 1 minute 41.11 second half mile.
1 min 54 secs
the answer is about 2 minutes wrong that's a half mile
The fastest mile ever run was 3 minutes 43 seconds.
the fastest was 1min. 53 seconds
The fastest mile ever run is 3:43.13 by Hicham El Guerrouj of Morocco in 1999.
So far (1/09/08), the fastest mile ever run is 3:43.13 by Hicham El Guerrouj of Morocco.
As of January 13, 2008, the fastest mile ever run is 223.13 seconds by Hicham El Guerrouj of Morocco.
The fastest time ever to run a mile is 3 minutes 43 seconds. Hope this helps you!
I'm not sure what the fastest 3.5 mile run ever is, but i do know the fastest 5k ever is a 12.37.35 by Kenenisa Bekele (Ethiopia) on May 31, 2004. www.chacha.com/question/what-is-the-world's-fastest-5k-running -time
25 min 19 sec