On This Day:  

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MarApril 1959May
Born on this Day
Teri Austin
Imogen Bain
Sean Bean

Birthdays for this date

Passed on Friday, Apr 17 1959
Cecil Cunningham

Released on Friday, Apr 17 1959
The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)CinemaALNetherlands

Now Showing Friday, Apr 17 1959
Casino, London
Seven Wonders of the World
Dominion, London
South Pacific

Aired on Friday, Apr 17 1959
213077 Sunset StripAbra-Cadaver
2000RawhideIncident of the Dog Days
2100Phil Silvers ShowGuinea Pig Bilko
2100M SquadThe Fire Makers

UK Chart
Friday, Apr 17 1959
Side SaddleRuss Conway1
It Doesn't Matter AnymoreBuddy Holly2
Petite FleurChris Barber3
Smoke Gets In Your EyesThe Platters4
DonnaMarty Wilde5
C'mon EverybodyEddie Cochran6
Stagger LeeLloyd Price7
Charlie BrownThe Coasters8
GigiBilly Eckstine9
My HappinessConnie Francis10
The Little Drummer BoyThe Beverley Sisters11
TomboyPerry Como13
A Pub With No BeerSlim Dusty14
Sing Little BirdiePearl Carr & Teddy Johnson16
By The Light Of The Silvery MoonLittle Richard17
(All Of A Sudden) My Heart SingsPaul Anka19
Does Your Chewing Gum Lose It's Flavour (On The Bedpost Overnight?)Lonnie Donegan20

US Chart
Monday, Apr 13 1959
Come Softly To MeThe Fleetwoods1
VenusFrankie Avalon2
Pink Shoe LacesDodie Stevens3
It's Just A Matter Of TimeBrook Benton4
TragedyThomas Wayne5
Never Be Anyone Else But YouRicky Nelson6
Charlie BrownThe Coasters7
(Now And Then There's) A Fool Such As IElvis Presley8
Guitar Boogie ShuffleThe Virtues9
I Need Your Love TonightElvis Presley10
It's LateRicky Nelson11
Since I Don't Have YouThe Skyliners12
The Happy OrganDave "Baby" Cortez13
The Tijuana JailThe Kingston Trio14
Sea CruiseFrankie Ford15
Tell Him NoTravis and Bob16
Turn Me LooseFabian17
Alvin's HarmonicaDavid Seville18
I've Had ItThe Bell Notes19
This Should Go On ForeverRod Bernard20