Petula Clark: 70 Years In Show Business

Petula Clark recorded her signature hit Downtown in 1964.

It was 45 years ago when 32 year old Petula Clark recorded Downtown which would be her first song to reach No.1 on the U.S. record charts. This year she is celebrating her 70th year in show business.

Earlier this week she celebrated her 77th birthday. She will be entering her ninth different decade in show business in January as she is still presently active and has been in show business since 1939 and appeared in her first movie in 1944.

Petula Clark singing Downtown which was No.1 hit in 1964.

Petula singing This Is My Song in 2001.


Author: Andrew Godfrey

Retired from newspaper work after 38 years. Had served in the Army in Hawaii and Vietnam in the 60's. Am now retired and living in Sulphur, Louisiana.

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