On This Day:  

Day:     Month:    Year:    
AprMay 1959Jun
Born on this Day
Patrick Bruel
Dawn Merrick

Birthdays for this date

Released on Thursday, May 14 1959
Some Like It Hot (1959)CinemaUK

Now Showing Thursday, May 14 1959
Casino, London
Seven Wonders of the World
Dominion, London
South Pacific

Aired on Thursday, May 14 1959
2130Playhouse 90A Marriage of Strangers

UK Chart
Friday, May 8 1959
It Doesn't Matter AnymoreBuddy Holly1
A Fool Such As IElvis Presley2
I Need Your Love TonightElvis Presley2
Side SaddleRuss Conway3
DonnaMarty Wilde4
It's LateRicky Nelson5
Petite FleurChris Barber6
Come Softly To MeThe Fleetwoods7
Charlie BrownThe Coasters8
I've Waited So LongAnthony Newley9
Come Softly To MeFrankie Vaughan & The Kaye Sisters10
C'mon EverybodyEddie Cochran11
I Go ApeNeil Sedaka12
Smoke Gets In Your EyesThe Platters13
Mean StreakCliff Richard14
Fort Worth JailLonnie Donegan15
Stagger LeeLloyd Price16
Idle On Parade (EP)Anthony Newley17
My HappinessConnie Francis19
VenusFrankie Avalon20

US Chart
Monday, May 11 1959
The Happy OrganDave "Baby" Cortez1
Sorry (I Ran All The Way Home)The Impalas2
Come Softly To MeThe Fleetwoods3
Kookie, Kookie (Lend Me Your Comb)Edward Byrnes4
(Now And Then There's) A Fool Such As IElvis Presley5
Kansas CityWilbert Harrison6
Guitar Boogie ShuffleThe Virtues7
Pink Shoe LacesDodie Stevens8
Turn Me LooseFabian9
I Need Your Love TonightElvis Presley10
Tell Him NoTravis and Bob11
A Teenager In LoveDion and the Belmonts12
Three StarsTommy Dee13
VenusFrankie Avalon14
EnchantedThe Platters15
Dream LoverBobby Darin16
That's Why (I Love You So)Jackie Wilson17
Take A Message To MaryThe Everly Brothers18
Quiet VillageMartin Denny19