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Eurovision Song Contest 1961
Date(s) 18 March 1961
Venue Palais des Festivals,
Cannes, France
Host(s) Jacqueline Joubert
Voting Method 100% Jury
Each country had 10 jury members who each awarded 1 vote to their favourite song
Winner Jean-Claude Pascal
“Nous les amoureux”

Participants

# Country Artist Song Points Place
1 Spain Conchita Bautista Estando contigo 8 9th
2 Monaco Colette Deréal Allons, allons les enfants 6 =10th
3 Austria Jimmy Makulis Sehnsucht 1 =15th
4 Finland Laila Kinnunen Valoa ikkunassa 6 =10th
5 Yugoslavia Ljiljana Petrović Neke davne zvezde 9 8th
6 Netherlands Greetje Kauffeld Wat een dag 6 =10th
7 Sweden Lill-Babs April, april 2 14th
8 Germany Lale Andersen Einmal sehen wir uns wieder 3 13th
9 France Jean-Paul Mauric Printemps, avril carillonne 13 4th
10 Switzerland Franca di Rienzo Nous aurons demain 16 3rd
11 Belgium Bob Benny September, gouden roos 1 =15th
12 Norway Nora Brockstedt Sommer i Palma 10 7th
13 Denmark Dario Campeotto Angelique 12 =5th
14 Luxembourg Jean-Claude Pascal Nous les amoureux 31 1st
15 United Kingdom The Allisons Are You Sure? 24 2nd
16 Italy Betty Curtis Al di là 12 =5th

Scoreboard

Country IT GB LU DK NO BE CH FR DE SE NL YU FI AT MC ES Total
Spain 1 2 2 1 1 1 8
Monaco 1 1 3 1 6
Austria 1 1
Finland 2 2 1 1 6
Yugoslavia 1 1 1 2 1 3 9
Netherlands 2 1 1 6
Sweden 2 2 2
Germany 1 1 1 3
France 2 1 4 1 1 2 2 13
Switzerland 2 2 4 2 1 2 2 1 16
Belgium 1 1
Norway 1 5 1 2 1 10
Denmark 8 2 1 1 12
Luxembourg 3 1 1 1 5 1 1 5 3 4 4 2 31
United Kingdom 1 8 1 1 7 3 3 24
Italy 4 4 1 1 1 1 12

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