The Eurovision Song Contest (1958)

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Credited cast:
Hannie Lips ...
Herself - Host
André Claveau ...
Himself - French Entry: 1st Place
Lys Assia ...
Herself - Swiss Entry: 2nd Place
Domenico Modugno ...
Himself - Italian Entry: 3rd Place
Alice Babs ...
Herself - Swedish Entry: 4th Place
Liane Augustin ...
Herself - Austrian Entry: 5th Place
Fud Leclercq ...
Himself - Belgian Entry: 5th Place
Margot Hielscher ...
Herself - German Entry: 7th Place
Raquel Rastenni ...
Herself - Danish Entry: 8th Place
Solange Berry ...
Herself - Luxembourg Entry: 9th Place
Corry Brokken ...
Herself - Dutch Entry: 9th Place
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Peter Alexander ...
Himself - Austrian Commentator (voice)
Nand Baert ...
Himself - Belgian Commentator (voice)
Jan Gabrielsson ...
Himself - Swedish Commentator (voice)
Peter Haigh ...
Himself - United Kingdom Commentator (voice)


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12 March 1958 (Netherlands)  »

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The first entry to be performed was the Italian song, which was not heard in some countries to due a technical broadcasting fault. As a result, it was performed again after the last song was performed (from Switzerland) before the voting took place. See more »


Followed by The Eurovision Song Contest (1974) See more »


Nel blu dipinto di blu
Music by Domenico Modugno
Lyrics by Domenico Modugno and Franco Migliacci
Performed by Domenico Modugno
Conducted by Alberto Semprini
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