On This Day:  

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NovDecember 1961Jan
Born on this Day
Sarah Sutton

Birthdays for this date

Passed on Tuesday, Dec 12 1961
Hauk Aabel
Ernie Alexander

Now Showing Tuesday, Dec 12 1961
Casino, London
This is Cinerama

Aired on Tuesday, Dec 12 1961
2000Bachelor FatherBirth of a Song
2000Dick Van Dyke ShowEmpress Carlotta's Necklace
2100Red Skelton ShowSan Fernando and the Kaaka Maami Island
1930LaramieThe Killer Legend
2030Alfred Hitchcock PresentsServices Rendered

UK Chart
Thursday, Dec 7 1961
Tower Of StrengthFrankie Vaughan1
(Marie's The Name) His Latest FlameElvis Presley2
Little SisterElvis Presley2
Big Bad JohnJimmy Dean3
Take Good Care Of My BabyBobby Vee4
Moon RiverDanny Williams5
The Time Has ComeAdam Faith6
Walkin' Back To HappinessHelen Shapiro7
Take FiveThe Dave Brubeck Quartet8
Midnight In MoscowKenny Ball & His Jazzmen9
I'll Get By (As Long As I Have You)Shirley Bassey10
The SavageThe Shadows11
When The Girl In Your Arms Is The Girl In Your HeartCliff Richard12
Runaround SueDion13
Mexicali RoseKarl Denver14
My Friend The SeaPetula Clark15
Stranger On The ShoreMr. Acker Bilk16
Hit The Road JackRay Charles17
I Love How You Love MeJimmy Crawford18
You're The Only Good Thing (That Happened To Me)Jim Reeves19
BambinoThe Springfields20

US Chart
Monday, Dec 11 1961
Please Mr. PostmanThe Marvelettes1
Big Bad JohnJimmy Dean2
Goodbye Cruel WorldJames Darren3
The TwistChubby Checker4
Walk On ByLeroy Van Dyke5
The Lion Sleeps TonightThe Tokens6
Run To HimBobby Vee7
TonightFerrante and Teicher8
Let There Be DrumsSandy Nelson9
Happy Birthday, Sweet SixteenNeil Sedaka10
Moon RiverJerry Butler11
Runaround SueDion12
Fool #1Brenda Lee13
CrazyPatsy Cline14
Peppermint Twist (Part 1)Joey Dee and the Starliters15
I Understand (Just How You Feel)The G-Clefs16
Moon RiverHenry Mancini and His Orchestra17
Tower Of StrengthGene McDaniels18
I Don't Know WhyLinda Scott19
Gypsy WomanThe Impressions20