Peregrine falcons are technically the fastest creatures on the planet, reaching speeds of up to 200 mph when diving.
The second fastest is the frigate bird, which reaches speed of up to 95 mph.
Sail fish come in third with a top speed of 65 mph.
Cheetahs typically reach speeds of 58 mph. The top speed of 75 mph is a myth.
The top speed a cheetah has ever achieved is 61 mph.