List of number-one singles of 1966 (Ireland)

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This is a list of singles which topped the Irish Singles Chart in 1966.

Note that prior to 1992, the Irish singles chart was compiled from trade shipments from the labels to record stores, rather than on consumer sales.

Issue Date Song Artist
3 January "Day Tripper" The Beatles
10 January
17 January
24 January "Lovely Leitrim" Larry Cunningham Republic of Ireland
31 January
7 February "Old Man Trouble" Doc Carroll and the Royal Blues Republic of Ireland
14 February
21 February "These Boots Are Made for Walkin'" Nancy Sinatra
28 February "Come Back To Stay" Dickie Rock Republic of Ireland
7 March
14 March
21 March
28 March "Sea Around Us" The Ludlows Republic of Ireland
4 April
11 April
18 April
25 April "Black & Tan Gun" Pat Smith & The Johnny Flynn Showband Republic of Ireland
2 May
9 May "Pretty Flamingo" Manfred Mann
16 May
23 May
30 May
6 June "Strangers in the Night" Frank Sinatra
13 June
20 June "Paperback Writer" The Beatles
27 June
4 July
11 July
18 July "Sunny Afternoon" The Kinks
25 July "More Than Yesterday" Gregory & The Cadets Republic of Ireland
1 August
8 August
15 August "Travelling People (The Johnstons song)" The JohnstonsRepublic of Ireland
22 August "Yellow Submarine" The Beatles
29 August
5 September "Pretty Brown Eyes" Joe Dolan Republic of Ireland
12 September
19 September
26 September "Merry Ploughboy" Dermot O'Brien Republic of Ireland
2 October
9 October
16 October
23 October
30 October
7 November "Somewhere My Love" Charlie Matthews & The Royal Showband Republic of Ireland
14 November "Mursheen Durkin" Johnny McEvoy Republic of Ireland
21 November
28 November
5 December "Green, Green Grass of Home" Tom Jones
12 December
19 December
26 December

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