News for tag: 1960
Over the coming weeks, in the build up to the 2012 contest, Eurovision.tv will be delving in to the archives to reminisce and remember some of the most pivotal and landmark moments in the history of the Eurovision Song Contest. Today we look at events of 52 years ago, when the BBC staged the first of their record breaking eight contests, and recall the 1960 contest.
In the second of a series of articles we take a look at the winners from the 1960s and what happened to them, including the rather special situation in 1969 when four (yes, four!) countries won.
Fud Leclerc, the man who represented Belgium four times at the Eurovision Song Contest, passed on yesterday, Belgian media reports.