FINLAND

"Aurinko laskee länteen" - Viktor Klimenko

The Finnish Final was held on February 13th at the YLE TV Studios in Helsinki, hosted by Antti Einiö & Marion Rung. Before the final there was a semi-final - click here for details: FINNISH SEMI-FINALS 1965 The songs were voted on by 10 regional juries, however an "expert" jury decided that "Aurinko laskee länteen" was their favourite and it was decided to go with the result of the "expert" jury rather than the regional juries.

1 Iltaisin In the evening Marjatta Leppänen

210

1st

2 Tahdon saaren I want an island Eero & Jussi

84

6th

3 Lapin taikarummut The magic drums of Lapland Ritva Mustonen

93

5th

4 Aurinko laskee länteen The sun sets in the west Viktor Klimenko

195

2nd

5 Minne tuuli kuljettaa Where will the wind lead Katri Helena

186

3rd

6 Mon amie, mon amour My friend, my love Kai Lind

133

4th

Viktor Klimenko came equal 15th at the ESC.

YUGOSLAV NATIONAL FINAL 1965

1965 NATIONAL FINALS