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Here you will find an extensive, though incomplete list of Connie's TV appearances, plus the song(s) she sang during that appearance.

American Bandstand - American Bandstand's 30th Anniversary Special (1981)-Medley of hits ("Among My Souvenirs," "Stupid Cupid," "Lipstick on Your Collar," "Everybody's Somebody's Fool," "Who's Sorry Now" and "Where the Boys Are")

American Bandstand - (1980) - "I'm Me Again" & "I Don't Want to Walk Without You"

The Ed Sullivan Show - (1970)-(Medley of Judy Garland songs): "The Trolley Song," "You Made Me Love You," "Swannie," "The Man Who Got Away" & "Over The Rainbow"

The Ed Sullivan Show - (1969)-"Going Out Of My Head," "Sunny" & "The Impossible Dream"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Scheduled: Alan King, George Hamilton, Connie Francis, Stiller & Meara (1968)- According to a November 1968 New York Times article, this episode was cancelled due to the AFTRA musicians' union strike. (With a re-run aired in its place.)

The Ed Sullivan Show - The Beatles (on film) / Connie Francis / Al Hirt (1967)-"Going Out Of My Head," "Sunny" & "The Impossible Dream"

The Ed Sullivan Show - (1967)-"Born Free," "Winchester Cathedral" and an Italian medley

The Dean Martin Show -  (1967)-n/a

The Ed Sullivan Show - Four Seasons / Connie Francis / Gwen Verdon (1966)-Medley of George Gershwin songs ("Love Walked In," "Let's Call The Whole Thing Off," "Somebody Loves Me," "A Foggy Day," "Swanee," "They Can't Take That Away From Me," "Our Love Is Here To Stay" and "But Not For Me")

Bob Hope Presents The Chrysler Theatre - Sister Mary Clare - The Sister and the Savage (1966)- Sister Mary Clare, formerly a singer and now a nurse at St. Jerome's Hospital, tries to convince a young rock 'n' roll singer to go through with a needed operation.

The Ed Sullivan Show - The Animals / scheduled: Bert Lahr; Connie Francis; Wayne Newton (1965)-n/a

Ready Steady Go! - The Who; The Four Tops; Connie Francis (1965)-"My Child"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Gary Lewis & the Playboys / Connie Francis / Tony Bennett / Melinda Marx (1965)-"(Up Above My Head) There's Music in the Air" (part of Gospel medley?) "For Mama" and "Goldfinger"

The Jack Benny Program - Hillbilly Sketch (1964)- In his monologue, Jack reveals that his producer has been using raffle tickets to get the audience to stay in their seats until the end of the program. He introduces Connie Francis, and they argue about whether it is harder to sing or to get laughs.
She sings "I Was Born Too Late," an Al Jolson medley ("Swanee," "Mammy," and "April showers").
Don does the Alka-Seltzer commercial as an endorsement by a safe-cracker.
In the sketch, Benny, Stevens, Dale White and Don Wilson play members of the Skinner family of the Ozarks. They all sing a parody of "Sit right down and write yourself a letter."
This sketch is a remake of the "Ah, Wilderness" radio program of May 16, 1937.

The Ed Sullivan Show - Roy Orbison / Connie Francis / Harlem Globetrotters (1964)-(1) Baseball medley: "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" (& other baseball songs), "Meet Me In St. Louis" (& a song about New York). (2) medley: "Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone" and "After You've Gone Away" --Connie Francis - "My Man"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Bobby Vinton / Connie Francis / Frank Sinatra / Ferrante & Teicher (1964)-"Will You Still Be Mine," "Mala Femina," "Looking for Love" & "I Found Myself A Guy"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Connie Francis / Frank Sinatra, Jr. / Stiller & Meara (1964)-"With A Song In My Heart," "I Left My Heart In San Francisco," "You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Loves You" & "Al Di La"

American Bandstand - Dick Clark's Celebrity Party (1963)-"Drowning My Sorrows"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Connie Francis / Xavier Cugat & Abbe Lane / Wayne & Shuster (1963)-"Days of Wine and Roses," "Exodus," "If My Pillow Could Talk" & "Hava Nagila"

American Bandstand -  AB-1458: Connie Francis (1963)-"Follow the Boys"

The Jack Benny Program - Connie Francis Show (1963)-n/a

The Ed Sullivan Show - From Guantanamo Naval Base: Connie Francis / Louis Armstrong (1962)-"Who's Sorry Now," "Bye Bye Love," "Your Cheating Heart" and "Someday You'll Want Me to Want You"

American Bandstand - AB-1399: Connie Francis (1962)- "I'm Going to Be Warm This Winter"

Password - Guest - (PT) EPISODE #43 (1962)-n/a

The Ed Sullivan Show - Connie Francis; Louis Prima; Jerry Van Dyke (1962)-n/a

The Ed Sullivan Show - Herself - Taped at the Moulin Rouge, Paris: Connie Francis; Johnny Halliday (1962)-"La Paloma," "Milord," "S'wonderful" & "You Always Hurt The One You Love"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Jackie Wilson / Connie Francis / Red Buttons (1962)-"Second Hand Love," "Ring Dang Do," "How Can I Go On?" and medley of Irish songs ("McNamara's Band" & "They Call It Ireland")

The Ed Sullivan Show - Harry Belafonte / Miriam Makeba / Thelma Lee (1962)-"When The Boy In Your Arms (Is The Boy In Your Heart)"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Sid Caesar / Connie Francis / Frank Gorshin / Franco Corelli (1962)-"Does Broadway Ever Sleep," "Oh, Susanna," "Careless Love," She'll Be Comin' Round the Mountain" & "Don't Break the Heart"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Sid Caesar; Connie Francis; Joan Sutherland (1961)-n/a

The Ed Sullivan Show - Taped in West Berlin: Louis Armstrong; Connie Francis; Van Cliburn (1961)-"Stupid Cupid," "Among My Souvenirs," "Lipstick on Your Collar," "Who's Sorry Now" and "Everybody's Somebody's Fool"
"Where the Boys Are" (sings to soldiers in audience) and "Schöner Fremder Mann" (in German)

What's My Line? - Mystery Guest - EPISODE #578 (1961)-(as Mystery Guest)

The Ed Sullivan Show - Connie Francis; Al Hirt; Robert Goulet (1961)-n/a

The Ed Sullivan Show - Jerry Lewis / Connie Francis / Sophie Tucker (1960)-"Many Tears Ago" & "Mamala" (Jewish song, might not be the correct spelling)

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show - Final show (with highlights from past shows) (1960)-"Lipstick on Your Collar"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Louis Prima & Keely Smith / Connie Francis / Dick Van Dyke (1960)-"Everybody's Somebody's Fool" and "The House I Live In"

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show - Connie Francis; Bobby Freeman; The Fleetwoods (1960)- "Everybody's Somebody's Fool" & "Jealous of You"

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show -Johnny Horton; Connie Francis; Lloyd Price; Johnny Ferguson (1960)-"Mama" & "Teddy"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Bobby Darin / Connie Francis / Della Reese / Senor Wences (1960)-"What Would Al Jolson Say About Rock And Roll" (humorous lyrics to old songs) , sings excerpt from "Who's Sorry Now" in Swedish
Ken Murray, Marie Wilson, Connie Francis, Bobby Darin, Della Reese sing "International Show"

The Ed Sullivan Show- Bobby Darin & Connie Francis / Edgar Bergen / Gene Krupa & Sal Mineo (1960)-Italian song (unknown song title) & "Mamma"

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show - Connie Francis; Paul Anka; Neil Sedaka; Marv Johnson (1959)-"Among My Souvenirs"

The United States Steel Hour - Marriage--Handle with Care (1959)-n/a

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show - Connie Francis; Sandy Nelson; Paul Evans; Dale Hawkins (1959)-"You're Gonna Miss Me"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Brook Benton / Connie Francis / Wayne & Shuster / Henny Youngman (1959)-"Lipstick on Your Collar" & "Mammy"

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show - Bobby Darin; Connie Francis; The Crests (1959)-"Lipstick on Your Collar"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Shelley Winters; Connie Francis / James Stewart & Lee Remick (on film) (1959)-n/a

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show - 1st Anniversary Show - Frankie Avalon; Connie Francis (1959)-"My Happiness"

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show - Dick Clark Birthday Show - Bobby Darin; Sal Mineo (1958)-"Fallin'"

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show - Connie Francis; Bobby Freeman; Gordon MacRae (1958)-"Stupid Cupid"

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show - Connie Francis; Tony & Joe (1958)-"Carolina Moon"

The Ed Sullivan Show - Eleanor Roosevelt; Connie Francis; Tony Martin (1958)-"Who's Sorry Now?"

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show - The Chordettes; Connie Francis; Bobby Freeman (1958)-"Who's Sorry Now" & "Lock Up your Heart"

The Dick Clark Saturday Night Beechnut Show  - Premiere show: Jerry Lee Lewis; Johnny Ray; Connie Francis; Pat Boone (1958)-"Who's Sorry Now"

American Bandstand  - AB-124: Connie Francis (1958)-n/a

American Bandstand - AB-108 (1958)-"Who's Sorry Now"

The Perry Como Show - December 28, 1960-n/a


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