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AprMay 1959Jun
Born on this Day
Hank Williams

Birthdays for this date

Passed on Tuesday, May 26 1959
Joe Gilbert

Now Showing Tuesday, May 26 1959
Casino, London
Seven Wonders of the World
Dominion, London
South Pacific

Aired on Tuesday, May 26 1959
1930SugarfootSmall Hostage
2030Life and Legend of Wyatt EarpArizona Comes to Dodge
2100RiflemanBlood Brother
2130Naked CityThe Bloodhounds
2200One Step BeyondThe Captain's Guests
2130Red Skelton ShowAppleby, the Witness

UK Chart
Friday, May 22 1959
A Fool Such As IElvis Presley1
I Need Your Love TonightElvis Presley1
It Doesn't Matter AnymoreBuddy Holly2
It's LateRicky Nelson3
Side SaddleRuss Conway4
DonnaMarty Wilde5
I've Waited So LongAnthony Newley6
Come Softly To MeThe Fleetwoods7
Petite FleurChris Barber8
Come Softly To MeFrankie Vaughan & The Kaye Sisters9
Mean StreakCliff Richard10
I Go ApeNeil Sedaka11
Charlie BrownThe Coasters12
RouletteRuss Conway13
Fort Worth JailLonnie Donegan14
Guitar Boogie ShuffleBert Weedon15
Where Were You (On Our Wedding Day?)Lloyd Price15
May You AlwaysThe McGuire Sisters17
Smoke Gets In Your EyesThe Platters18
VenusFrankie Avalon19

US Chart
Monday, May 25 1959
Kansas CityWilbert Harrison1
The Battle Of New OrleansJohnny Horton2
Dream LoverBobby Darin3
Sorry (I Ran All The Way Home)The Impalas4
Kookie, Kookie (Lend Me Your Comb)Edward Byrnes5
The Happy OrganDave "Baby" Cortez6
A Teenager In LoveDion and the Belmonts7
Quiet VillageMartin Denny8
PersonalityLloyd Price9
(Now And Then There's) A Fool Such As IElvis Presley11
Turn Me LooseFabian12
EndlesslyBrook Benton13
So FineThe Fiestas14
Guitar Boogie ShuffleThe Virtues15
EnchantedThe Platters16
Pink Shoe LacesDodie Stevens17
Goodbye Jimmy, GoodbyeKathy Linden18
Take A Message To MaryThe Everly Brothers19
I Need Your Love TonightElvis Presley20