EUROVISION SONG CONTEST
1961

Winner:

Saturday, 18. March 1961 / Cannes, France / 16 countries


Luxembourg


United Kingdom


Switzerland


France


Denmark


Italy


Norway


Yugoslavia


Spain


Monaco


Finland


Netherlands (cover version)


Germany
 
Sweden

Belgium

Country
Singer(s)
Entry
Points
1. Luxembourg Jean-Claude Pascal Nous Les Amoureux
31
2. United Kingdom The Allisons Are You Sure?
24
3. Switzerland Franca Di Rienzo Nous Aurons Demain
16
4. France Jean-Paul Mauric Printemps (Avril Carillonne)
13
5. Denmark Dario Campeotto Angelique
12
5. Italy Betty Curtis Al Di La
12
7. Norway Nora Brockstedt Sommer I Palma
10
8. Yugoslavia Ljiljana Petrovic Neke Davne Zvezde
9
9. Spain Conchita Bautista Estando Contigo
8
10. Monaco Colette Deréal Allons, Allons Les Enfants
6
10. Finland Laila Kinnunen Valoa Ikkunassa
6
10. Netherlands Greetje Kauffeld Wat Een Dag
6
13. Germany Lale Andersen Einmal Sehen Wir Uns Wieder
3
14. Sweden Lill-Babs April, April
2
15. Belgium Bob Benny September, Gouden Roos
1
15. Austria Jimmy Makulis Sehnsucht
1

1961
Total
Place
Spain
 
1
 
 
2
 
 
2
 
1
1
 
 
 
1
8
9
Monaco
 
1
 
 
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
3
 
1
6
10
Austria
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
15
Finland
2
2
 
1
 
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6
10
Yugoslavia
 
1
 
1
 
 
1
2
 
 
1
 
3
 
 
9
8
Netherlands
2
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
1
 
2
 
 
 
 
6
10
Sweden
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2
14
Germany
 
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
1
 
 
 
1
 
 
3
13
France
 
2
1
 
 
 
 
4
1
 
 
1
 
2
2
13
4
Switzerland
2
2
 
 
 
 
 
 
4
2
1
 
2
2
1
16
3
Belgium
 
 
1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1
15
Norway
 
 
 
1
5
 
 
 
 
 
1
2
 
 
1
10
7
Denmark
 
 
 
8
 
 
 
 
2
1
 
1
 
 
 
12
5
Luxembourg
3
 
1
 
 
1
1
5
1
1
5
3
4
4
2
31
1
United Kingdom
1
8
1
 
1
7
 
 
 
3
 
 
 
 
3
24
2
Italy
 
 
4
 
4
 
1
 
 
1
1
 
 
1
 
12
5

To anybody, who has an image of the missing Austrian entry or can improve on the others, especially the Yugoslavia, please email me. Thank you!

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