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The Star-Spangled Banner

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"The Star-Spangled Banner" is the national anthem of the United States of America. The lyrics come from "Defence of Fort M'Henry", a poem written on ...

9 Things You May Not Know About “The Star-Spangled Banner ...

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Sep 12, 2014 ... On the bicentennial of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” learn surprising facts about the national anthem and the man who wrote its lyrics.

The Story Behind the Star Spangled Banner | History | Smithsonian

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Mar 1, 2007 ... A conservator works on the Star-Spangled Banner in 1914. ... "We didn't want to change any of the history written on the artifact by stains and ...

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Star-Spangled Banner and the War of ...

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The original Star-Spangled Banner, the flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to .... night revising and copying out the four verses he had written about America's ...

The untold story of The Star-Spangled Banner | Fox News

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Sep 13, 2014 ... Five historical facts about our national anthem that few people know. ... the 200th anniversary of the writing of “The Star-Spangled Banner.”.

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Jul 4, 2009 ... The story behind the national anthem - a very powerful story.

The National Anthem - The Star-Spangled Banner - U.S. Constitution

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Jan 8, 2010 ... The U.S. National Anthem, The Star-Spangled Banner, was written in 1814 by Francis Scott Key. Key was sent to the British fleet in ...

Who Wrote the National Anthem? | Wonderopolis

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Mar 3, 2011 ... When did "The Star-Spangled Banner" become the U.S. national anthem ... Key began writing a poem called “Defence of Fort McHenry" on the ...

How much truth is there in the argument that 'Jana Gana Mana' is a ...

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Some points not found in both are: * Tagore wrote the first draft of Jan... ... Our national anthem, 'Jana Gana Mana', is sung throughout the country.Did you know  ...

The Forgotten Verses of “The Star-Spangled Banner” - Dictionary.com

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Jul 1, 2016 ... Do you know all the words to “The Star-Spangled Banner”? ... story of how the star spangled banner was written by an imprisoned revolutionary ...

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Key pens Star-Spangled Banner - Sep 13, 1814 - HISTORY.com

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On this day in History, Key pens Star-Spangled Banner on Sep 13, 1814. ... The poem, originally titled “The Defence of Fort McHenry,” was written after Key ...

Star-Spangled History: 5 Facts About the Making of the National ...

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Jun 24, 2014 ... An engraved portrait of American lawyer and amateur poet Francis Scott Key ( 1779-1843), who wrote “The Star-Spangled Banner,” which ...

National Anthem | Visit Baltimore

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Baltimore is the birthplace of America's national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner”. Written by Francis Scott Key during the Battle of Baltimore in the War of  ...