What was the Number 1 Song on Your Birthday in 1961?  

Your Birthday UK Number 1s 1961

This table shows the date the song reached number one in the charts during 1961. If your exact birth date isn't shown find the closest date before your birthday - this is the song that was number 1 on the day you were born or a later birthday. To find all your No.1 songs listed together see the panel below.

Date Reached No. 1


Song Title


1st January 1961Johnny TillistonPoetry in Motion3
22nd January 1961Elvis PresleyAre You Lonesome Tonight4
19th February 1961Everly BrothersWalk Right Back4
19th March 1961Elvis PresleyWooden Heart3
9th April 1961The AllisonsAre You Sure?2
23rd April 1961Elvis PresleyWooden Heart1
30th April 1961The Temperance SevenYou're Driving Me Crazy1
7th May 1961MarcelsBlue Moon2
21st May 1961Del ShannonRunaway1
28th May 1961Elvis PresleySurrender4
25th June 1961Del ShannonRunaway1
2nd July 1961Everly BrothersTemptation4
30th July 1961Eden KaneWell I Ask You1
6th August 1961Helen ShapiroYou Don't Know2
20th August 1961John LeytonJohnny Remember Me5
24th September 1961The ShadowsKon-Tiki1
1st October 1961The HighwaymenMichael Row the Boat1
8th October 1961Helen ShapiroWalkin' Back to Happiness4
5th November 1961Elvis PresleyHis Latest Flame3
26th November 1961Bobby VeeTake Good Care of my Baby1
3rd December 1961Frankie VaughanTower of Strength4
31st December 1961Acker BilkStranger on the Shore2
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