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Lonnie Donegan (1931–2002)

Lonnie Donegan was born on April 29, 1931 in Glasgow, Scotland as Anthony James Donegan. He was married to Sharon Donegan, Jill Westlake and Maureen Donegan. He died on November 3, 2002 in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England. See full bio »

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Six-Five Special
The Beatles Anthology
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 2013 Pawn Shop Chronicles (writer: "(It Looks Like) I'll Never Fall in Love Again")
 2012 Qu'est-ce qu'on va faire de toi? (TV Movie) (performer: "The house of the rising sun")
 2011 When Rock Goes Acoustic (TV Movie documentary) (arranger: "Jack o' Diamonds", "Rock Island Line" (uncredited)) / (performer: "Jack o' Diamonds", "Rock Island Line" (uncredited))
 2011 We Need to Talk About Kevin (performer: "Mule Skinner Blues", "Ham "N" Eggs", "Nobody's Child") / (writer: "Ham "N" Eggs")
 2008 Telstar: The Joe Meek Story (performer: "Puttin' on the Style")
 2008 It Might Get Loud (Documentary) (performer: "Gamblin' Man")
 2007 Neal Cassady (writer: "Rock Island Line")
 2007 Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who (Documentary) (performer: "Puttin' On The Style")
 2006 Kupetzky (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kupetzkys letzte Schicht (2006) ... (writer: "I'll Never Fall In Love Again" - uncredited)
  Folk Britannia (TV Series documentary) (arranger - 1 episode, 2006) (performer - 1 episode, 2006)
- Ballads and Blues (2006) ... (arranger: "Rock Island Line") / (performer: "Rock Island Line")
 2004 Beyond the Sea (writer: "Rock Island Line" (1954))
 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Red, White and Blues (2003) ... (performer: "I Wanna Go Home (The Wreck of the John B.)")
 1999 Liberty Heights (writer: "Rock Island Line")
 1999 An Audience with Tom Jones (TV Special) (writer: "I'm never gonna fall in love again")
 1999 Agnes Browne (writer: " (It Feels Like) I'll Never Fall in Love Again" - as Donegan)
 1995 The Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer: "Rock Island Line") / (writer: "Rock Island Line" - as Donigan)
 1994 Takin' Over the Asylum (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- You Always Hurt the One You Love (1994) ... (performer: "The Party's Over")
 1980 3-2-1 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Sea (1980) ... (performer: "I Wanna Go Home (Wreck Of the John B)")
 1966 The Spy with a Cold Nose (writer: "My Old Man's a Dustman" - uncredited)
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (arranger - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.30 (1965) ... (arranger: "Rock Island Line")
 1959 Vesuvius VI (Short) (performer: "Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavor (On the Bedpost Over Night)" - uncredited)
 1958 Six-Five Special (arranger: "Jack O'Diamonds") / (performer: "The Grand Coolie Dam", "Jack O'Diamonds")
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Other Works:

His song "I'll Never Fall In Love Again" was a #1 US / #4 UK Pop hit for Tom Jones and later, in 1976, was recorded by Elvis Presley. See more »

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He was awarded an M.B.E. (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2000 Queen's Birthday Honors List for his services to music. See more »


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