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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Star-Spangled_Banner

"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 ...

www.history.com/news/9-things-you-may-not-know-about-the-star-spangled-banner

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.

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/key-pens-star-spangled-banner

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 ...

www.theroot.com/star-spangled-bigotry-the-hidden-racist-history-of-the-1790855893

Jul 4, 2016 ... Most black folks don't even know “the black national anthem.” (There's a great story about Bill Clinton being at an NAACP meeting where he ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-story-behind-the-star-spangled-banner-149220970

Mar 1, 2007 ... The Story Behind the Star Spangled Banner. How the flag that flew proudly over Fort McHenry inspired an anthem and made its way to the ...

time.com/4386763/star-spangled-lyrics-history

Jun 29, 2016 ... What was a lawyer like Francis Scott Key—who wrote the words to America's national anthem—doing watching a battle anyway?

www.foxnews.com/travel/2014/09/13/untold-story-star-spangled-banner.html

Sep 13, 2014 ... This weekend marks the 200th anniversary of the writing of “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Not only our national anthem, the Star-Spangled ...

www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm-star-spangled-banner-racism-20160823-snap-story.html

Sep 6, 2016 ... The lyrics were written by American attorney Francis Scott Key during the ... Marc Ferris, author of 'Star-Spangled Banner: The Unlikely Story of ...

www.va.gov/opa/publications/celebrate/ssbanner.pdf

Key to write “The Star-Spangled Banner.” The flag ... This patriotic song, whose words were written by Francis Scott Key on Sept. ... national anthem in 1931.