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Number of Records Matching Query: 374
 
“ONLY THE LONELY” GOES TO NUMBER 1 IN THE UK
EVENT
 
Event Date:
Summary: “ONLY THE LONELY” BY ROY ORBISON GOES TO NUMBER 1 IN THE UK.

AL UNSER
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 29 May 1939
Description: Indianapolis race winner
Summary: Born in Albuquerque.Four times winner of the famed Indianapolis 500.

AL UNSER JNR
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 19 April 1962
Description: Indianapolis winner - U.S.A.
Summary: Son of race winner Al Unser Senior. Winner of the famed Indy 500.

ALAN DALE - USA
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 9 July 1925
Description: Vocalist, USA

ALAN DALE - USA
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 20 April 2002
Description: Vocalist, USA

BILLY ADAMS - USA
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 6 March 1940
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Guitarist, USA

BJORN ULVAES BORN 1945 GOTHENBURGSWEDEN
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 April
Summary: MEMBER OF ABBA.

BUDDY KNOX BORN IN TEXAS USA
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 14 April 1933
Summary: "PARTY DOLL" CHARTED NO 2.USA IN 1957

CARRIE UNDERWOOD
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 10 March 1983
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

CHRIS BROWN - US
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 5 May 1989
Description: Vocalist, USA

DAWN UPSHAW
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 17 July 1960
Description: Vocalist , USA

EMIL STUCHIO BORN 1944 BROOKLYN USA
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 April
Summary: LEAD VOCALIST WITH "THE CLASSICS".

EVERLY BROTHERS 1960 UK NO 1 SINGLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 24 April 1960
Summary: "CATHY'S CLOWN"

FIRST JAZZ RECORD USA
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 March
Summary: BY "THE DIXIE JAZZ BAND ONE STEP" IN 1917

FIRST TELEVISION INTERVIEW1936 UK
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 April
Summary: WITH ACTRESS,PEGGY O'NEAL IN LONDON

FLESH AND BLOOD - 1 UK ALBUM 1980
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 28 June 1980
Description: ROXY MUSIC
Summary: Flesh and Blood (Roxy Music album) Flesh + Blood is the seventh studio album by Roxy Music and was released in June 1980. The album reached #1 in the UK.

GARY US BONDS
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 6 June 1939
Description: Vocalist, USA

GARY USHER
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 14 December 1938
Description: Composer, Producer, USA

GARY USHER
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 25 May 1990
Description: Composer, Producer, USA

GLENN HUGHES - UK
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 21 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, Bass,, guitar, piano, trombone

GOOD VIBRATIONS NO 1 UK CHARTS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 November
Summary: “THE BEACH BOYS” 1966

JIMMY HUGHES - UK
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 1 April 1997
Description: Guitarist, UK

JIMMY JONES - USA
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 2 June 1937
Description: Vocalist, USA

JOHN PERRY - UK
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 4 June 1952
Description: Guitarist, UK

JOHNNY CASH ALBUM - UNCHAINED
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 10 January 1998
Description: Johnny Cash`s album, Unchained, wins a Grammy Award for Best Country Album.
Summary: Johnny Cash's album, Unchained, wins a Grammy Award for Best Country Album. The album had been a critical success but was largely ignored by mainstream country radio, a fact Cash and producer Rick Rubin pick up on when they purchase a full-page advertisement in Billboard magazine. The ad, which appeared in March, featured a young Cash displaying his middle finger and sarcastically "thanking" radio for supporting the album.

KAREN YOUNG - UK
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 1 January 1946
Description: Vocalist, UK

KAREN YOUNG - US
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 23 March 1951
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, USA

KAREN YOUNG - US
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 26 January 1991
Description: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer, USA

KATE UPTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 10 June 1992
Description: Model, Actress

KATIE UNDERWOOD
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 23 December 1975
Description: Vocalist, Actress, Australia

KEITH URBAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 26 October 1967
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia

LARRY CHANCE - USA
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 19 October 1940
Description: Vocalist, USA

LESLIE UGGAMS
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 25 May 1943
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

MAKING NO 1 IN THE USA IN 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 4 November 1972
Summary: “I CAN SEE CLEARLY NOW_ JOHNNY NASH

MARVIN RAINWATER HITS NO 1 UK 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 25 April 1958
Summary: "WHOLE LOTTA WOMAN"

MEL CARTER BORN IN CINCINNATI USA
EVENT
 
Event Date: Thursday 22 April 1943
Summary: "HOLD ME,THRILL ME,KISS ME". POPULAR COUNTRY PERFORMER

MISSISSIPPI GOES NO 1 IN UK CHARTS
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 October
Summary: RECORDED BY “PUSSYCATS”. 1976

NO 1 ALBUM UK 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 September
Summary: BLIND FAITH. “BLIND FAITH”

NO 1 SINGLE UK 1961
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 September
Summary: MICHAEL “ROW THE BOAT ASHORE” THE HIGHWAYMEN

NO 1 SINGLE UK 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 September
Summary: MAKE IT EASY ON YOURSELF.THE WALKER BROTHERS

NO 1 SINGLE UK 1975
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 September
Summary: SAILING. ROD STEWART

NO 1 SINGLE UK 1980
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 September
Summary: DON’T STAND SO CLOSE TO ME. POLICE

NO 1 UK ALBUM 1971
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 September
Summary: FIREBALL. DEEP PURPLE

NO 1 UK ALBUM 1971
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 October
Summary: EVERY PICTURE TELLS A STORY. ROD STEWART

NO 1 UK ALBUM 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 September
Summary: NEVER A DULL MOMENT. ROD STEWART

NO 1 UK ALBUM 1973
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 September
Summary: GOATS HEAD SOUP. THE ROLLING STONES

NO 1 UK ALBUM 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 October
Summary: TUBULAR BELLS. MIKE OLDFIELD

NO 1 UK ALBUM 1975
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 October
Summary: WISH YOU WERE HERE. PINK FLOYD

NO 1 UK ALBUM 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 September
Summary: IN THROUGH OUT THE DOOR. LED ZEPPELIN

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1956
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 October
Summary: JUST WALKING IN THE RAIN. JOHNNIE RAY

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1957
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 November
Summary: THAT’LL BE THE DAY - THE CRICKETS

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: 8 September
Summary: APACHE. THE SHADOWS

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 October
Summary: TELSTAR. THE TORNADOES

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 September
Summary: SHE LOVES YOU. THE BEATLES

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 October
Summary: DO YOU LOVE ME. BRIAN POOLE AND THE TREMOLOS

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 September
Summary: I’M INTO SOMETHING GOOD. HERMINS HERMITS

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 11 September
Summary: YOU REALLY GOT ME. THE KINKS

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 October
Summary: GET OFF MY CLOUD. THE ROLLING STONES

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 11 September
Summary: SATISFACTION.THE ROLLING STONES

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 September
Summary: DISTANT DRUMS. JIM REEVES

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 September
Summary: MASSACHUSETTS. THE BEE GEES

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 September
Summary: THOSE WERE THE DAYS. MARY HOPKIN’S

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 September
Summary: BAD MOON RISING. CREEDANCE CLEARWATER

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 September
Summary: KUNG FU FIGHTING. CARL DOUGLAS

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1970
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 September
Summary: TEARS OF A CLOWN. SMOKEY ROBINSON AND THE MIRACLES.

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1971
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 September
Summary: HEY GIRL DON’T BOTHER ME. THE TAMS

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 October
Summary: HOW CAN I BE SURE. DAVID CASSIDY

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 September
Summary: YOU WEAR IT WELL. ROD STEWART

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 September
Summary: MAMA WEER ALL CRAZY NOW. SLADE

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1976
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 September
Summary: DANCING QUEEN. ABBA

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1977
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 2 April 1977
Description: "Knowing Me, Knowing You" was recorded in 1976 at the Metronome studio in Stockholm and released in February 1977
Summary: "Knowing Me, Knowing You" is a hit single recorded by Swedish pop group ABBA. The song was written by Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus and Stig Anderson, with the lead vocal sung by Anni-Frid Lyngstad. During recording sessions, it had the working titles of "Ring It In" and "Number 1, Number 1". "Knowing Me, Knowing You" was released on Arrival, and later on the ABBA Gold: Greatest Hits compilation.

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 September
Summary: MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE. POLICE

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 September
Summary: WE DON’T TALK ANYMORE. CLIFF RICHARD

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 October
Summary: EAT TO THE BEAT. BLONDIE

NO 1 UK SINGLE 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 October
Summary: BEN. MICHAEL JACKSON

NO 1 USA ALBUM 1980
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 September
Summary: HOLD OUT. JACKSON BROWN

NO 1 USA SINGLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 October
Summary: SUGAR SUGAR. THE ARCHIES.

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 September
Summary: TO KNOW HIM IS TO LOVE HIM. THE TEDDY BEARS

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 September
Summary: IT’S ALL IN THE GAME. TOMMY EDWARDS

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 September
Summary: THE TWIST. CHUBBY CHECKER

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 23 October 1960
Summary: “SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR ME”. THE DRIFTERS

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 September
Summary: SHERRY. THE FOUR SEASONS

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 10 October
Summary: THE MONSTER MASH. BOBBY “BORIS” PICKET

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 September
Summary: HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN. THE ANIMALS

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 October
Summary: DO WAH DIDY DIDY. MANFRED MAN

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 September
Summary: EVE OF DESTRUCTION. BARRY McGUIRE

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 October
Summary: HANG ON SLOOPY. THE McCOYS

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 September
Summary: SUNSHINE SUPERMAN. DONOVAN

NO 1 USA SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 September
Summary: THE LETTER. THE BOX TOPS

NUMBER 1 ALBUM UK 1976
EVENT
 
Event Date: 10 July
Summary: ROD STEWART. "NIGHT ON THE TOWN"

NUMBER 1 ALBUM UK USA 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 February
Summary: JOHN LENNON. "DOUBLE FANTASY "

NUMBER 1 ALBUM USA 1978
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 May
Summary: THE BEE GEES "SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER "

NUMBER 1 SINGLE UK
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 June
Summary: ROY ORBISON. "RUNNING SCARED "1961.

NUMBER 1 SINGLE UK 1956
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 July
Summary: FRANKIE LYMON AND THE TEENAGERS "WHY DO FOOLS FALL INLOVE"

NUMBER 1 SINGLE UK 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 May
Summary: B. BUMBLE AND THE STINGERS "NUT ROCKER"

NUMBER 1 SINGLE UK 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 July
Summary: GEORGIE FAME. "GET AWAY"

NUMBER 1 SINGLE UK 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 January
Summary: THE SPENCER DAVIS GROUP "KEEP ON RUNNIN"

NUMBER 1 SINGLE UK 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 May
Summary: THE BEATLES "GET BACK"

NUMBER 1 SINGLE UK 1975
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 July
Summary: JOHNNY NASH. "TEARS ON MY PILLOW"

NUMBER 1 SINGLE UK 1976
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 July
Summary: OLIVIA NEWTON JOHN AND JOHN TRAVOLTA "YOUR THE ONE THAT I WANT"

NUMBER 1 SINGLE UK 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: 11 July
Summary: THE SPECIALS. "GHOST TOWN"

NUMBER 1 SINGLE USA 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 February
Summary: THE SILHOUETTES. "GET A JOB"

NUMBER 1 SINGLE USA 1959
EVENT
 
Event Date: 11 May
Summary: DAVE BABY CORTEZ. "THE HAPPY ORGAN"

NUMBER 1 UK 1973
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 16 June 1973
Summary: " CAN THE CAN "SUZIE QUATRO.

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 January
Summary: ELVIS PRESLEY. "BLUE HAWAII "

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 June
Summary: SOUND TRACK. "WEST SIDE STORY ".

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 9 March 1963
Summary: THE BEATLES. "PLEASE PLEASE ME"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 December
Summary: THE BEATLES. "BEATLES FOR SALE".

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 August
Summary: THE ROLLING STONES. "OUT OF OUR HEADS "

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 December
Summary: THE BEATLES. "RUBBER SOUL".

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 8 January
Summary: THE BEATLES. "RUBBER SOUL"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 February
Summary: THE MONKEES. "MONKEES"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 May
Summary: THE MONKEE'S "MORE OF THE MONKEES"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 June
Summary: THE SMALL FACES. "OGDENS NUT GONE FLAKE ".

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 December
Summary: THE ROLLING STONES. "LET IT BLEED".

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 May
Summary: BOB DYLAN "NASHVILLE SKYLINE "

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 August
Summary: JETHRO TULL. "STAND UP"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1971
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 December
Summary: T - REX. "ELECTRIC WARRIOR"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 11 March 1972
Summary: NEIL YOUNG "HARVEST"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 March
Summary: PAUL SIMON. "PAUL SIMON"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 May
Summary: TYRANNOSAURUS REX "PROPHETS, SEERS AND SAGES"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1973
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 March
Summary: ALICE COOPER. "BILLION DOLLAR BABIES"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1973
EVENT
 
Event Date: 8 December
Summary: ROXY MUSIC. "STRANDED".

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1973
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 December
Summary: ELTON JOHN. "GOODBYE YELLOW BRICK ROAD".

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1973
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 May
Summary: DAVID BOWIE "ALADDIN SANE"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 January
Summary: SLADE. "SLADEST"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 July
Summary: ELTON JOHN. "CARIBOU"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 March
Summary: SLADE "OLD, NEW, BORROWED AND BLUE"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 July
Summary: WINGS. "BAND ON THE RUN"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1976 - QUEEN
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 3 January 1976
Description: A Night at the Opera is the fourth studio album by the British rock group Queen,
Summary: A Night at the Opera is the fourth studio album by the British rock group Queen, released in November 1975.The album takes its name from the Marx Brothers film A Night at the Opera, which the band watched one night at the studio complex when recording.

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1977
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 August
Summary: YES. "GO FOR THE ONE"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1977
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 June
Summary: THE BEATLES. "THE BEATLES AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL".

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1977
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 25 June 1977
Summary: " THE MUPPETS "

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1978
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 February
Summary: ROD STEWART. "BLONDES HAVE MORE FUN"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 January
Summary: CHIC. "LE FREAK"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: Monday 12 March 1979
Summary: THE BEE GEES "SPIRITS HAVING FLOWN"

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1980
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 9 August 1980
Summary: AC/DC. "BLACK IN BLACK "

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1980
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 June
Summary: BILLY JOEL. "GLASS HOUSE ".

NUMBER 1 UK ALBUM 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 January
Summary: ADAM AND THE ANTS "KINGS OF THE WILD FRONTIER"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: Monday 1 April 1968
Description: In March 1968, it was released as a single, backed with "The Inner Light."
Summary: "THE BEATLES ". "Lady Madonna" is a song by the Beatles, primarily written by Paul McCartney (credited to Lennon–McCartney). The song was recorded on 3 and 6 February 1968 before the Beatles left for India. This single was the last release by the band on Parlophone in the United Kingdom, where it reached No 1

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 June
Summary: FRANK SINATRA. "STRANGARS IN THE NIGHT ".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 June
Summary: ARETHA FRANKLIN. "RESPECT "1967.

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE "CLIFF RICHARD"
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 13 April 1968
Summary: "CONGRATULATIONS"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE "ELVIS PRESLEY"
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 April
Summary: "GOOD LUCK CHARM" 1962

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE "UNIT 2+4"
EVENT
 
Event Date: 10 April
Summary: "CONCRETE AND CLAY"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: Tuesday 11 February 1958
Description: The song is best known for Jerry Lee Lewis original recording, which was recorded in the Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee, on October 8, 1957
Summary: "Great Balls of Fire" is a 1957 song recorded by Jerry Lee Lewis on Sun Records and featured in the 1957 movie Jamboree. It was written by Otis Blackwell and Jack Hammer. The Jerry Lee Lewis 1957 recording was ranked as the 96th greatest song ever by Rolling Stone.

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 July
Summary: THE EVERLEY BROTHERS. "ALL I HAVE TO DO IS DREAM"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 June
Summary: RUSS CONWAY. "ROULETTE ".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1959
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 June
Summary: BOBBY DARRIN. "DREAM LOVER ".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1959
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 August
Summary: CLIFF RICHARD. "LIVIN' DOLL"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1959
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 December
Summary: ADAM FAITH. "WHAT DO YOU WANT"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1959 BUDDY HOLLY
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 18 April 1959
Summary: "IT DOESN'T MATTER ANYMORE "

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 March
Summary: LONNIE DONEGAN. "MY OLD MANS A DUSTMAN"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 December
Summary: JOHNNY TILLOTSON. "POETRY IN MOTION".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1961
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 May
Summary: DEL SHANNON "RUNAWAY"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1961
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 10 March 1961
Summary: BRUCE CHANNEL. "HEY BABY"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1961
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 August
Summary: HELLEN SHAPIRO. "YOU DONT KNOW"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 July
Summary: RAY CHARLES. "I CAN'T STOP LOVING YOU" WRITTEN BY DON GIBSON

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 February
Summary: ELVIS PRESLEY." CAN'T HELP FALLING INLOVE WITH YOU"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 June
Summary: THE ROLLING STONES. "JUMPIN' JACK FLASH ".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 May
Summary: ELVIS PRESLEY "GOOD LUCK CHARM"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 6 January 1963
Summary: CLIFF RICHARD. "BACHELOR BOY"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 February
Summary: THE BEATLES "PLEASE PLEASE ME"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 June
Summary: LESLIE GORE. "IT'S MY PARTY ".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 August
Summary: BILLY J KRAMER AND THE DAKOTAS. "BAD TO ME "

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 March
Summary: BILLY J KRAMER AND THE DAKOTAS "LITTLE CHILDREN"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 August
Summary: MANFRED MANN. "DOO WAH DIDDY DIDDY"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 July
Summary: THE ROLLING STONES. "IT'S ALL OVER NOW "

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 May
Summary: THE SEARCHERS "DONT THROW YOUR LOVE AWAY "

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 31 May
Summary: CILLA BLACK "YOUR MY WORLD"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 January
Summary: GEORGIE FAME. "YEAH YEAH"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 January
Summary: THE MOODY BLUES. "GO NOW"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 March
Summary: THE SUPREMES. "STOP IN THE NAME OF LOVE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 February
Summary: THE KINKS. "TIRED OF WAITING "

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 May
Summary: ROGER MILLER, "KING OF THE ROAD"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 March
Summary: THE BEATLES "EIGHT DAYS A WEEK"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 May
Summary: SANDY SHAW "LONG LIVE LOVE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 August
Summary: SONNY AND CHER. "I GOT YOU BABE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 1 January 1966
Description: "The Ballad of Bonnie and Clyde"
Summary: "The Ballad of Bonnie and Clyde" Georgie Fame

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 January
Summary: THE OVERLANDERS. "MICHELLE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 February
Summary: NANCY SINATRA. "THESE BOOTS WERE MADE FOR WALKIN"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 July
Summary: THE KINKS. ' SUNDAY AFTERNOON"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 February
Summary: THE BEACH BOYS. "BARBARA ANN"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 August
Summary: THE BEATLES. "" ELEANOR RIGBY" AND "YELLOW SUBMARINE

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 May
Summary: MANFRED MANN. "PRETTY FLAMINGO"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 August
Summary: THE TROGGS. "WITH A GIRL LIKE YOU"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 August
Summary: HERMINS HERMITS. "I'M HENRY VIII, I AM"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 January
Summary: THE MONKEES. "I'M A BELIEVER"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 December
Summary: THE BEATLES. "HELLO GOODBYE".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 10 June
Summary: PROCOL HARUM. "A WHITER SHADE OF PALE ".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 July
Summary: THE BEATLES. "ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 January
Summary: MANFRED MANN. "THE MIGHTY QUINN"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 January
Summary: GEORGIE FAME. "THE BALLAD OF BONNIE AND CLYDE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 March
Summary: DAVE DEE, DOZY, BEAKY, MICK AND TICH "THE LEGEND OF XANADU"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 February
Summary: MANFRED MANN. "THE MIGHTY QUINN"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 8 August
Summary: TOMMY JAMES AND THE SHONDELS. "MONY MONY"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 May
Summary: GARRY PUCKETT AND THE UNION GAP "YOUNG GIRL"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 August
Summary: THE CRAZY WORLD OF ARTUR BROWN. "FIRE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 March
Summary: LOUIS ARMSTRONG "WONDERFUL WORLD"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 December
Summary: SCAFFOLD. "LILLY THE PINK".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 4 January 1969
Summary: MARMALADE. "OB-LA DI OB-LA DA "

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 11 January
Summary: SCAFFOLD. "LILLY THE PINK"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 8 February
Summary: THE MOVE. "BLACKBERRY WAY"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 March
Summary: PETER SARSTEDT "WHERE DO YOU GO TO MY LOVELY "

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 July
Summary: THE ROLLING STONES. "HONKY TONK WOMAN"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 July
Summary: THUNDERCLAP NEWMAN. "SOMETHINGS IN THE AIR"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 August
Summary: ZAGER AND EVENS. "IN THE YEAR 2525"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1970
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 February
Summary: SIMON AND GARFUNKEL "BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1971
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 January
Summary: CLIVE DUNN. "GRANDAD"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1971
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 March
Summary: T-REX. "HOT LOVE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1971
EVENT
 
Event Date: 31 July
Summary: JAMES TAYLOR. "YOU'VE GOT A FRIEND"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1971
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 May
Summary: DAVE AND ANSELL COLLINS. "DOUBLE BARREL"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 2 January 1972
Description: UK number one single for Jimmy Osmond.
Summary: Long Haired Lover From Liverpool" A UK number one for five weeks in December 1972, it was the Christmas number one that year, eventually selling 1,000,000 copies.

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 May
Summary: T. REX. "METAL GURU"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 August
Summary: ALICE COOPER. "SCHOOLS OUT"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 July
Summary: SLADE. "TAKE ME BACK 'OME"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 May
Summary: CHI- LITES "OH GIRL"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1973
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 January
Summary: SWEET. "BLOCKBUSTER"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 January
Summary: MUD. "TIGER FEET"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 December
Summary: BARRY WHITE. "YOUR MY FIRST, MY LAST, MY EVERYTHING".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 February
Summary: SUZIE QUATRO. "DEVIL GATE DRIVE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 December
Summary: MUD. "LONELY THIS CHRISTMAS".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 June
Summary: GARRY GLITTER. "ALWAYS YOURS ".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1974
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 4 May 1974
Summary: ABBA "WATERLOO "

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1975
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 January
Summary: TYMES. "Ms. GRACE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1975
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 8 March 1975
Summary: TELLY SAVALAS. "IF"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1975
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 August
Summary: STYLISTICS. "I CAN'T GIVE YOU ANYTHING BUT LOVE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1975
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 July
Summary: THE BAY CITY ROLLERS. "GIVE A LITTLE LOVE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1976
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 July
Summary: ELTON JOHN AND KIKI DEE "DON'T GO BREAKIN MY HEART"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1976
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 8 May 1976
Summary: ABBA "FERNANDO"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1977
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 December
Summary: WINGS. "MULL OF KINTYRE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1977
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 July
Summary: DONNA SUMMER. "I FEEL LOVE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1977
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 July
Summary: HOT CHOCOLATE. "SO YOU WIN AGAIN"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1977
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 August
Summary: THE FLOATERS. "FLOAT ON"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1978
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 February
Summary: ALTHEA AND DONNA "UPTOWN TOP RANKING"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1978
EVENT
 
Event Date: 5 February
Summary: CAROL KING. "WILL YOU STILL LOVE ME TOMORROW"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1978
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 March
Summary: KATE BUSH. "WUTHERING HEIGHTS"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: 31 January
Summary: IAN DURY. "HIT ME WITH YOUR RHYTHM STICK"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 March
Summary: GLORIA GAYNOR. "I WILL SURVIVE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 December
Summary: THE POLICE "WALKIN ON THE MOON".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1979
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 December
Summary: PINK FLOYD. "ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL".

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1980
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 January
Summary: THE PRETENDERS. "BRASS IN POCKET"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1980 "GENO" BY
EVENT
 
Event Date: Tuesday 29 April 1980
Summary: "DEXY'S MIDNIGHT RUNNERS"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 March
Summary: SHAKIN STEVENS. "THIS OLE HOUSE"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 14 March 1981
Summary: ROXY MUSIC. "JEALOUS GUY"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 May
Summary: SHEENA EASTON "MORNING TRAIN"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE AND ALBUM 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 February
Summary: JOHN LENNON. "DOUBLE FANTASY"

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE UK 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 March
Summary: THE WALKER BROTHERS "THE SUN AIN'T GONNA SHINE ANYMORE"

NUMBER 1 US SINGLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 11 June
Summary: THE ROLLING STONES. "PAINT IT BLACK ". 1966.

NUMBER 1 US SINGLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 June
Summary: KYU SAKAMOTO. "SUKIYAKI ". 1963.

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 June
Summary: WINGS. "SILLY LOVE SONGS ". 1976.

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 June
Summary: WINGS. "BAND ON THE RUN ".

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: 14 August
Summary: BRYAN HYLAND. "ITSY BITSY TEENIE WEENIE YELLOW POLKA DOT BIKINI"

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 July
Summary: THE BEATLES. "SGT PEPPERS LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND"

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 10 August
Summary: CREAM. "WHEELS OF FIRE"

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 August
Summary: JOHNNY CASH. "JOHNNY CASH AT SAN QUENTIN"

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 March
Summary: BLOOD SWEAT AND TEARS. "BLOOD SWEAT AND TEARS"

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 December
Summary: LED ZEPPELIN. "LED ZEPPELIN II".

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1976
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 February
Summary: BOB DYLAN. "DESIRE"

NUMBER 1 USA ALBUM 1978
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 10 February 1978
Description: In the United States, the album was certified 15x Platinum for shipments of over 15 million copies.
Summary: "SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER" In the UK, the album spent 18 consecutive weeks at number one. The album epitomized the disco phenomenon on both sides of the Atlantic and was an international sensation. Along with the success of the movie, the soundtrack, composed and performed primarily by the Bee Gees, was the best-selling soundtrack album of all time.

NUMBER 1 USA HIT 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 31 May
Summary: SHEB WOOLEY "PURPLE PEOPLE EATER"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 June
Summary: THE DIXIE CUPS. "CHAPEL OF LOVE ". 1964.

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 June
Summary: TOMMY ROE. "DIZZY "1969.

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 June
Summary: THE SUPREMES. "BACK IN MY ARMS AGAIN ". 1965.

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1955
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 March
Summary: BILL HAYES. "THE BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1956
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 December
Summary: GUY MITCHELL. "SINGING THE BLUES".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1956
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 May
Summary: ELVIS PRESLEY "HEARTBREAK HOTEL "

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1956
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 August
Summary: THE PLATTERS. "MY PRAYER"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1957
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 December
Summary: DANNY AND THE JUNIORS. "AT THE HOP".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1957
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 July
Summary: ELVIS PRESLEY. "TEDDY BEAR"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 10 January
Summary: JERRY LEE LEWIS. "GREAT BALLS OF FIRE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: Thursday 13 February 1958
Description: Musically, it
Summary: "At the Hop" is a hit rock 'n' roll song written by Arthur Singer, John Medora and David White and originally released by Danny & the Juniors. The song was written by White, Medora and Singer in 1957, when Danny & the Juniors were still called The Juvenairs.

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 February
Summary: THE SILHOUETTES. "GET A JOB"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 June
Summary: SHEB WOOLEY. "PURPLE PEOPLE EATER ".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 March
Summary: THE SILHOUETTES. "GET A JOB"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 August
Summary: RICKY NELSON. "POOR LITTLE FOOL"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 March
Summary: THE CHAMPS. "TEQUILA"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1958
EVENT
 
Event Date: 21 July
Summary: THE COASTERS. "YAKETY YAK"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1959
EVENT
 
Event Date: Monday 9 February 1959
Description: A cover with different lyrics was a chart hit for Lloyd Price in 1959.
Summary: "Stagger Lee", is a popular folk song based on the murder of William "Billy" Lyons by Stagger Lee Shelton. Herb Wiedoeft recorded the song in 1924.The Lloyd Price version reached #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was ranked #456 on Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time list.

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1959
EVENT
 
Event Date: 18 May
Summary: WILBERT HARRISON. "KANSAS CITY"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1959
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 December
Summary: FRANKIE AVALON. "WHY'.

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 14 February 1960
Description: The song is about a girl who is out on a ride with her boyfriend. Their car is stalled on a railroad track .
Summary: "Teen Angel" is a teenage tragedy song written by Jean Dinning (1924-2011) and her husband, Red Surrey, and performed by both Jean's brother, Mark Dinning, and Alex Murray in 1959. "Teen Angel" was released in October 1959.

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 July
Summary: THE HOLLYWOOD ARGYLES. "ALLEY OOP"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1961
EVENT
 
Event Date: 11 December
Summary: THE MARVELETTES. "PLEASE MR POSTMAN".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1961
EVENT
 
Event Date: 24 December
Summary: THE TOKENS. "THE LION SLEEPS TONIGHT".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1961
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 May
Summary: ERNIE K DOE "MOTHER IN LAW "

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1961
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 July
Summary: GARY U S BONDS. "A QUARTER TO THREE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 January
Summary: CHUBBY CHECKER. "THE TWIST"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 January
Summary: SHELLEY FABARE. "JOHNNY ANGEL"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 17 February
Summary: GENE CHANDLER. "DUKE OF EARL"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 July
Summary: DAVID ROSE AND HIS ORCHESTRA. "THE STRIPPER"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 27 February
Summary: GENE CHANDLER. "DUKE OF EARL"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1962
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 June
Summary: RAY CHARLES ' I CAN'T STOP LOVING YOU ".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 March
Summary: THE CHIFFONS. "HE'S SO FINE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 July
Summary: THE ESSEX. "EASIER SAID THAN DONE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1963
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 July
Summary: JAN AND DEAN. "SURF CITY"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1963 "SHELLEY FABARES"
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 7 April 1963
Summary: "JOHNNY ANGEL".ALSO MAINLY ACTRESS

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 May
Summary: MARY WELLS "MY GUY" DIED JULY 26, 1992

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 December
Summary: THE SUPREMES. "COME SEE ABOUT ME"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 August
Summary: THE SUPREMES. "WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 January
Summary: PETULA CLARK. "DOWNTOWN"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 February
Summary: THE RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS "YOUV'E LOST THAT LOVIN FEELIN"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1965
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 June
Summary: THE FOUR TOPS. "I CAN'T HELP MYSELF "

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 10 December
Summary: THE BEACH BOYS "GOOD VIBRATIONS".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 February
Summary: NANCY SINATRA "THESE BOOTS WERE MADE FOR WALKIN"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 March
Summary: SGT BARRY SADLER "THE BALLAD OF THE GREEN BERETS"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 July
Summary: THE TROGGS. "WILD THING"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 31 December 1966
Summary: THE MONKEES. "I'M A BELIEVER".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 July
Summary: TOMMY JAMES AND THE SHONDELLS. "HANKY PANKY"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1966
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 May
Summary: PERCY SLEDGE "WHEN A MAN LOVES A WOMAN"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 March
Summary: THE TURTLES. "HAPPY TOGETHER"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 7 July
Summary: THE DOORS. "LIGHT MY FIRE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 May
Summary: SUPREMES "THE HAPPENING"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 July
Summary: THE DOORS. "LIGHT MY FIRE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 December
Summary: THE BEATLES. "HELLO GOODBYE".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 August
Summary: THE BEATLES." ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1967
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 August
Summary: BOBBY GENTRY." ODE TO BILLY JO"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 3 February
Summary: THE LEMMON PIPERS. "GREEN TAMBOURINE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 12 December
Summary: MARVIN GAYE. "I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 March
Summary: OTIS REDDING. "SITTIN ON THE DOCK OF THE BAY"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 December
Summary: PETER, PAUL AND MARY. "LEAVING ON A JET PLANE".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 March
Summary: TOMMY ROE. "DIZZY"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1970
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 February
Summary: SHOKING BLUE. "VENUS"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1970
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 14 February 1970
Description: The title is a unique way of writing what would otherwise be "thank you for letting me be myself again."
Summary: Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)is a 1969 hit single recorded by Sly and the Family Stone, recognized as one of the greatest and most influential funk songs of all time. Rolling Stone ranked the song #402 on their list of the "500 Greatest Songs of All Time".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1970
EVENT
 
Event Date: 25 July
Summary: THE CARPENTERS. "CLOSE TO YOU"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1970
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 December
Summary: GEORGE HARRISON. "MY SWEET LORD".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1970
EVENT
 
Event Date: 13 December
Summary: SMOKEY ROBINSON AND THE MIRACLES. "TEARS OF A CLOWN".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1971
EVENT
 
Event Date: 4 December
Summary: SLY AND THE FAMILY STONE." FAMILY AFFAIR".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1971
EVENT
 
Event Date: 20 March
Summary: JANIS JOPLIN "ME AND BOBBY McGEE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 January
Summary: DON McLEAN. "AMERICAN PIE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 12 February 1972
Description: The song went on to claim the number-one position on the Billboard Year-End chart as an R&B song for 1972.
Summary: "Let's Stay Together" is a song by Al Green on his 1972 album of the same name. Released as a single in 1971, the song reached #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. It was ranked the 60th greatest song of all time by Rolling Stone magazine on their list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 8 July
Summary: BILLY WHITHERS "LEAN ON ME"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 9 December
Summary: HELEN REDDY. "I AM WOMAN".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 February
Summary: AMERICA. "A HORSE WITH NO NAME"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 19 February
Summary: HARRY NILSSON. "WITHOUT YOU"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 2 December
Summary: THE TEMPTATIONS. "PAPA WAS A ROLLING STONE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1972
EVENT
 
Event Date: 16 December
Summary: BILLY PAUL. "ME AND MRS JONES".

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1980
EVENT
 
Event Date: 30 May
Summary: LIPPS INCORPORATED "FUNKY TOWN "

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 February
Summary: PHIL COLLINS. "FACE VALUE"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1981
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 May
Summary: SMOKEY ROBINSON "BEING WIYH YOU"

NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1989
EVENT
 
Event Date: 22 February
Summary: QUEEN. "CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE"

NUMBER 1 USASINGLE 1971 "THE TEMPTATIONS"
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 April
Summary: WITH "JUST MY IMAGINATION"

NUMBER 1 UUK ALBUM 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: 28 July
Summary: ELVIS PRESLEY. "ELVIS IS BACK"

NUMBER 1UK AND USA SINGLE "BLONDIE"
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 April
Summary: WITH "CALL ME" 1980

NUMBER I UK SINGLE 1960
EVENT
 
Event Date: 6 March
Summary: JOHNNY PRESTON "RUNNING BEAR"

NUMBER ONE USA SINGLE 1968
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 December
Summary: DIANA ROSS AND THE SUPREMES. "LOVE CHILD".

NUMBER UK SINGLE 1969
EVENT
 
Event Date: 1 February
Summary: FLEETWOOD MAC. "ALBATROSS"

PETER AND GORDON 1964 UK NO
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 25 April 1964
Summary: 1 WITH McCARTNEY PENNED," WORLD WITHOUT LOVE"

PETER USTINOV
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 16 April 1921
Description: Actor, UK

PETER USTINOV
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 28 March 2004
Description: Actor, UK

RAY BROWN - USA
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 10 September 1925
Description: Bassist, Pianist, USA

RAY BROWN - USA
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 25 May 1981
Description: Bassist, Pianist, USA

RAYMOND USHER
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 14 October 1978
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA

RUNAROUND SUE REACHES NO 1 IN THE UK 1961
EVENT
 
Event Date: 23 October
Summary: RECORDED BY “DION”

STEVE UPTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 24 May 1946
Description: Drummer, UK

TERRY KNIGHT BORN IN FLINT, MICHIGAN, USA
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 9 April 1943
Summary: "GRAND FUNK RAILROAD"

THE AMERICAN MUSIC UNION
EVENT
 
Event Date: Thursday 1 January 1942
Description: Record strike in 194 to 1948. The strike did not affect musicians performing on live radio shows, in concerts, or, after October 27, 1943
Summary: The American Federation of Musicians, at the instigation of union president James Petrillo, started a strike against the major American recording companies because of disagreements over royalty payments.

THE BEATLES - 1963 FIRST HIT UK
EVENT
 
Event Date: Saturday 27 April 1963
Summary: "FROM ME TO YOU"

THE BEATLES - ABBEY ROAD - UK ALBUM 1970
EVENT
 
Event Date: Monday 12 January 1970
Description: The Beatles last Album together.
Summary: The Beatles Abbey Road is the 11th studio album released by the English rock band the Beatles. It is their last recorded album, although Let It Be was the last album released before the band's dissolution in 1970.

THE BEATLES - ENTER THE UK
EVENT
 
Event Date: 26 April
Summary: CHARTS IN 1969 "GET BACK"

THE NUMBER 1 USA SINGLE 1970
EVENT
 
Event Date: 29 August
Summary: EDWIN STARR. "WAR"

TONY JACKSON - UK
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 16 July 1938
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, UK

TONY JACKSON - UK
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 18 August 2003
Description: Vocalist, Bassist, UK

TONY JACKSON - USA
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 5 June 1876
Description: Pianist, Vocalist, USA

TONY JACKSON - USA
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 20 April 1921
Description: Pianist, Vocalist, USA

TRACY ULLMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 30 December 1959
Description: Comedian, Actress, Singer, Dancer, UK

UGLY DAVE GRAY
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 26 December 1933
Description: Comedian, Actor, Australia

UMA THURMAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 29 April 1970
Description: Actress, US

UMBERTO TOZZI
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 4 March 1952
Description: Singer-songwriter, musician, composer, record producer

UNCLE DAVE MACON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 7 October 1870
Description: Banjoist, USA

UNCLE DAVE MACON
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 22 March 1952
Description: Banjoist, USA

URBIE GREEN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 8 August 1926
Description: Trombonist, USA

URI GELLER
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 20 December 1946
Description: Paranormalist - Israel
Summary: Born in Tel Aviv, Israel. The worlds most famous paranormalist.Spoon Bending etc.

URSULA ANDRESS
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 19 March 1936
Description: Actress, Switzerland

 
 
 
 

 
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