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NovDecember 1961Jan
Born on this Day
Scott Cohen
Todd Starke
Matthew Waterhouse

Birthdays for this date

Passed on Tuesday, Dec 19 1961
Raymond Rollett

Released on Tuesday, Dec 19 1961
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)CinemaUSA
Pocketful of Miracles (1961)CinemaUSA

Now Showing Tuesday, Dec 19 1961
Casino, London
This is Cinerama

Aired on Tuesday, Dec 19 1961
2000Bachelor FatherDeck the Halls
2000Dick Van Dyke ShowSally Is a Girl
2100Red Skelton ShowFreddie and the Yuletide Doll
1930LaramieThe Jailbreakers
2030Alfred Hitchcock PresentsThe Right Kind of Medicine
2100Dick Powell ShowThe Fifth Caller

UK Chart
Thursday, Dec 14 1961
Tower Of StrengthFrankie Vaughan1
Moon RiverDanny Williams2
Take Good Care Of My BabyBobby Vee3
Walkin' Back To HappinessHelen Shapiro4
(Marie's The Name) His Latest FlameElvis Presley5
Little SisterElvis Presley5
Big Bad JohnJimmy Dean6
Midnight In MoscowKenny Ball & His Jazzmen7
My Friend The SeaPetula Clark8
The Time Has ComeAdam Faith9
I'll Get By (As Long As I Have You)Shirley Bassey10
Johnny WillPat Boone11
The SavageThe Shadows12
Take FiveThe Dave Brubeck Quartet13
Stranger On The ShoreMr. Acker Bilk14
Runaround SueDion15
BambinoThe Springfields16
You're The Only Good Thing (That Happened To Me)Jim Reeves17
When The Girl In Your Arms Is The Girl In Your HeartCliff Richard18
I Understand (Just How You Feel)The G-Clefs19
So Long BabyDel Shannon20

US Chart
Monday, Dec 18 1961
The Lion Sleeps TonightThe Tokens1
Please Mr. PostmanThe Marvelettes2
Run To HimBobby Vee3
The TwistChubby Checker4
Walk On ByLeroy Van Dyke5
Goodbye Cruel WorldJames Darren6
Let There Be DrumsSandy Nelson7
Happy Birthday, Sweet SixteenNeil Sedaka8
Big Bad JohnJimmy Dean9
Peppermint Twist (Part 1)Joey Dee and the Starliters10
TonightFerrante and Teicher11
Moon RiverHenry Mancini and His Orchestra12
I Don't Know WhyLinda Scott13
When I Fall In LoveThe Lettermen14
Moon RiverJerry Butler15
When The Boy In Your Arms (Is The Boy In Your Heart)Connie Francis16
Unchain My HeartRay Charles17
Can't Help Falling In LoveElvis Presley18
Fool #1Brenda Lee19
Runaround SueDion20