List of Eurovision Song Contest presenters
This list includes those who have acted as presenters of the Eurovision Song Contest, since the competitions inception in 1956. From 1988, it has been the norm to have two presenters for the contest. All contests before 1978 have had one presenter, and only a few after 1988 have had only one presenter (these being in 1993, 1995 and 2013). The 1999 contest was the first to consist of three presenters in one contest.
Green room hosts
|1976||Hans van Willigenburg|
|2002||Tiina Kimmel and Kirke Ert|
|2003||Ilze Jaunalksne and Dīvs Reiznieks|
|2004||Sertab Erener (final)|
|2005||Ruslana Lyzhychko and Wladimir Klitschko (final)|
|2007||Krisse Salminen (final)|
|2008||Kristina Radenković and Branislav Katić|
|2013||Eric Saade (final)|
Songs of Europe
Songs of Europe was a concert television programme from Mysen, Norway to commemorate the contest's twenty-fifth anniversary. The event featured nearly all the winners of the contest from 1956 to 1981.
|Rolf Kirkvaag and Titten Tei|
Kvalifikacija za Millstreet
Kvalifikacija za Millstreet (English: Qualification for Millstreet; French: Qualification pour Millstreet) was the preselection for the Eurovision Song Contest 1993. Seven countries took part; Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Estonia, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia.
Congratulations: 50 Years of the Eurovision Song Contest
Congratulations: 50 Years of the Eurovision Song Contest was a special TV show broadcast from Copenhagen, Denmark to mark the Eurovision Song Contest's fiftieth anniversary and to determine the Contest's most popular entrant of its fifty years. The event was hosted by two former participants:
|Katrina Leskanich and Renārs Kaupers|
Eurovision Song Contest's Greatest Hits
Eurovision Song Contest's Greatest Hits (also known as Eurovision's Greatest Hits) was a live television concert programme organised by the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and produced by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to commemorate the Eurovision Song Contest's 60th anniversary.
|Petra Mede and Graham Norton|
Presenters born outside the host country
- Katie Boyle, born in Florence, Italy to an Italian-Russian father and a British-Australian mother
- Mireille Delannoy, born in France
- Helga Guitton, born in Königsberg, East Prussia, Germany (now Kaliningrad, Russia)
- Léon Zitrone, born in Petrograd, Russian Empire
- Lill Lindfors, born in Helsinki, Finland
- Åse Kleveland, born in Stockholm, Sweden to a Norwegian father and a Swedish mother
- Viktor Lazlo, born in Lorient, France
- Fionnuala Sweeney, born in Belfast, United Kingdom
- Ulrika Jonsson, born in Sollentuna, Sweden
- Terry Wogan, born in Limerick, Ireland
- Maria Menounos, born in Medford, Massachusetts, United States to Greek parents
- Nadia Hasnaoui, born in Morocco to a Moroccan father and a Norwegian mother
- Anke Engelke, born in Montréal, Canada to German parents
- Katrina Leskanich, born in Topeka, Kansas, United States
- Graham Norton, born in Clondalkin, Ireland
- Daniela Ruah, born in Boston, Massachusetts, United States to Portuguese parents
Presenters who formerly competed at Eurovision
- Corry Brokken, represented the Netherlands in 1956 and 1958, winner of the 1957 contest
- Yardena Arazi, represented Israel in 1976 and 1988
- Lill Lindfors, represented Sweden in 1966 alongside Svante Thuresson
- Åse Kleveland, represented Norway in 1966
- Gigliola Cinquetti, winner of the 1964 contest and runner up in the 1974 contest for Italy
- Toto Cutugno, winner of the 1990 contest for Italy
- Dafna Dekel, represented Israel in 1992
- Katrina Leskanich, winner of the 1997 contest for the United Kingdom as part of Katrina and the Waves
- Renārs Kaupers, represented Latvia in 2000 as part of Brainstorm
- Marie Naumova, winner of the 2002 contest for Latvia
- Sakis Rouvas, represented Greece in 2004 and 2009
- Željko Joksimović, represented Serbia and Montenegro in 2004 alongside the Ad Hoc Orchestra, and Serbia in 2012
- Alsou, represented Russia in 2000
- Stefan Raab, represented Germany in 2000
- Eldar Gasimov, winner of the 2011 contest for Azerbaijan
- Måns Zelmerlöw, winner of the 2015 contest for Sweden
- Edsilia Rombley, represented the Netherlands in 1998 and 2007
Presenters who resigned
Allocation draw presenters
|1994||Niamh Kavanagh and Fionnuala Sweeney||2007||Jaana Pelkonen and Mikko Leppilampi|
|1995||Unknown||2008||Jovana Janković and Željko Joksimović|
|1996||Christian Borch||2009||Yana Churikova|
|1997||Mary Kennedy and Eimear Quinn||2010||Peter Svaar|
|1998||Terry Wogan and Katrina Leskanich||2011||Judith Rakers and Sabine Heinrich|
|1999||Meni Pe'er||2012||Leyla Aliyeva and Nazim Huseynov|
|2000||Unknown||2013||Pernilla Månsson Colt and Josefine Sundström|
|2001||2014||Tine Gøtzsche and Ulla Essendrop|
|2002||Tanel Padar and Dave Benton||2015||Kati Bellowitsch and Andi Knoll|
|2003||Marie N and Renārs Kaupers||2016||Alexandra Pascalidou and Jovan Radomir|
|2004||Meltem Cumbul and Korhan Abay||2017||Timur Miroshnychenko and Nika Konstantinova|
|2005||DJ Pasha and Volodymyr Klytschko||2018||Sílvia Alberto and Filomena Cautela|
|2006||Maria Menounos and Sakis Rouvas||2019||Assi Azar and Lucy Ayoub|
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