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Eurovision Song Contest 1958, Hilvershum, Netherlands
« on: May 27, 2007, 10:10:58 PM »
EUROVISION SONG CONTEST 1958, HILVERSHUM, NETHERLANDS


The 3rd Eurovision Song Contest was the first one to be held by the winning nation from the previous year.  It was also the 2nd and last contest without a song sung in English with the United Kingdom not taking part.  The most famous and successful ESC entry ever came 3rd in the 1958 contest.  Better known as Volare the Italian entry became a huge Worldwide hit and won the inaugural Grammy for "Best Song".  The Eurovision juries thought differently.

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1.(3) 27 points France - Dors, mon amour - André Claveau
2.(10) 24 points Switzerland - Giorgio - Lys Assia
3.(1) 13 points Italy - Nel blu dipinto di blu (Volare) - Domenico Modugno
4.(5) 10 points Sweden - Lilla stjärna - Alice Babs
5.(7) 08 points Belgium - Ma petite chatte - Fud Leclerc
(9) 08 points Austria - Die ganze Welt braucht Liebe - Liane Augustin
7.(8 ) 05 points Germany - Für zwei Groschen Musik - Margot Hielscher
8.(6) 03 points Denmark - Jeg rev et blad ud af min dagbog - Raquel Rastenni
9.(2) 01 point Netherlands - Heel de Wereld - Corry Brokken
(4) 01 point Luxembourg - Un grand amour - Solange Berry

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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 1958, Hilvershum, Netherlands
« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2007, 09:16:01 PM »
  Better known as Volare the Italian entry became a huge Worldwide hit and won the inaugural Grammy for "Best Song".  The Eurovision juries thought differently.


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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 1958, Hilvershum, Netherlands
« Reply #4 on: September 06, 2013, 04:34:22 PM »
This was quite difficult, but here is my ranking:

10th - Austria
09th - Italy
08th - Belgium
07th - Germany
06th - Luxembourg
05th - Denmark
04th - The Netherlands
03rd - France
02nd - Switzerland
01st - Sweden

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