Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest 1966

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Eurovision Song Contest 1966
Country  Sweden
National selection
Selection process Melodifestivalen 1966
Selection date(s) 29 January 1966
Selected entrant Lill Lindfors
& Svante Thuresson
Selected song "Nygammal vals"
Finals performance
Final result 2nd, 16 points
Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest
◄1965 1966 1967►

Sweden competed in Eurovision Song Contest 1966 with the song "Nygammal vals" performed by Lill Lindfors and Svante Thuresson. It was written by Bengt-Arne Wallin and Björn Lindroth. Much thanks to Scandinavian neighbours, Sweden took their best placement so far in ESC this year, held in Luxembourg, with 16 points and a 2nd place.

At Eurovision[edit]

Points awarded to Sweden[edit]

Points Awarded to Sweden[1]
5 points 3 points 1 point

Points awarded by Sweden[1][edit]

5 points  Luxembourg
3 points  Norway
1 point  Belgium