Denmark in the Eurovision Song Contest 1958

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Eurovision Song Contest 1958
Country  Denmark
National selection
Selection process National Final by a Jury of 10 people
Selection date(s) 16 February 1958
Selected entrant Raquel Rastenni
Selected song "Jeg rev et blad ud af min dagbog"
Finals performance
Final result 8th, 3 Points
Denmark in the Eurovision Song Contest
◄1957 1958 1959►

The Danish National Final was held on 16 February 1958 at the Radiohouse in Copenhagen, the winning song was chosen by a jury of 10 people and only the winning song was announced.

National final[edit]

Draw Artist Song Translation Place
1 Raquel Rastenni Jeg rev et blad ud af min dagbog I tore a page out of my diary 1
2 Raquel Rastenni Refræn Refrain
3 Birthe Wilke & Gustav Winckler For altid Forever
4 Preben Uglebjerg Evas lille sang Eve´s little song
5 Bent Weidich Nanina
6 Preben Neergaard Mit gamle hakkebræt My old dulcimer

At Eurovision[edit]

On the night of the final Rastenni performed sixth in the running order, following Sweden and preceding Belgium. At the close of voting "Jeg Rev Et Blad Ud Af Min Dagbog" had received only 3 points, placing Denmark eighth of the 10 entries.[1]

The Danish entry was conducted at the contest by the musical director Kai Mortensen.


Every country had a jury of ten people. Every jury member could give one point to his or her favourite song.

Points awarded to Denmark[edit]

Points awarded to Denmark
10 points 9 points 8 points 7 points 6 points
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 point

Points awarded by Denmark[edit]