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Passed on Wednesday, Aug 26 1959
John O'Malley

Released on Wednesday, Aug 26 1959
The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)CinemaDenmark
For the First Time (1959)CinemaUSA

Now Showing Wednesday, Aug 26 1959
Casino, London
Seven Wonders of the World
Dominion, London
South Pacific

Now Showing Wednesday, Aug 26 1959
Leon, Tallahassee, FL
Ten Commandments

Aired on Wednesday, Aug 26 1959
2200US Steel HourA Taste of Champagne

UK Chart
Friday, Aug 21 1959
Living DollCliff Richard1
Dream LoverBobby Darin2
Lipstick On Your CollarConnie Francis3
The Battle Of New OrleansLonnie Donegan4
Lonely BoyPaul Anka5
Only SixteenCraig Douglas6
A Big Hunk O' LoveElvis Presley7
The Heart Of A ManFrankie Vaughan8
RouletteRuss Conway9
A Teenager In LoveMarty Wilde10
PersonalityAnthony Newley11
SomeoneJohnny Mathis12
I KnowPerry Como13
Ragtime Cowboy JoeDavid Seville & The Chipmunks14
Goodbye Jimmy, GoodbyeRuby Murray15
It's LateRicky Nelson16
Peter GunnDuane Eddy17
Tallahassee LassieTommy Steele18
Tallahassee LassieFreddy Cannon19
Twixt Twelve And TwentyPat Boone20

US Chart
Monday, Aug 24 1959
The Three BellsThe Browns1
Sea Of LovePhil Phillips2
Lavender-BlueSammy Turner3
A Big Hunk O' LoveElvis Presley4
What'd I Say (Part I)Ray Charles6
There Goes My BabyThe Drifters7
Sleep WalkSanto and Johnny8
What A Diff'rence A Day MakesDinah Washington9
I Want To Walk You HomeFats Domino10
I'm Gonna Get MarriedLloyd Price11
It Was ISkip and Flip12
Lonely BoyPaul Anka13
Forty Miles Of Bad RoadDuane Eddy14
What Is Love?The Playmates15
My Wish Came TrueElvis Presley16
Baby TalkJan and Dean17
Thank You Pretty BabyBrook Benton18
Kissin' TimeBobby Rydell19
Red River RockJohnny and the Hurricanes20