15 Biggest Fish Ever Caught by Hand

1,182 lb. Swordfish 

1,182 lb. Swordfish


Caught off the coast of Chile, this World Record Broadbill Swordfish weighed in at 1,182 pounds. Landed by Louis Marron, this fishing world record may truly never be broken. On May 7, 1953, Marron fought this fish for two-hours before landing and boy is he glad he didn’t give up!