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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.nydailynews.com/news/national/king-stand-star-spangled-banner-article-1.2770075

Aug 29, 2016 ... The man who wrote the U.S. national anthem, Francis Scott Key, as it turns out, was a terrible human being.

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 Star-Spangled Banner is a symbol of American history that ranks ... "We didn't want to change any of the history written on the artifact by ...

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.cnn.com/2016/08/29/sport/colin-kaepernick-flag-protest-has-history-trnd/index.html

Aug 22, 2017 ... The national anthem's forgotten lyrics. "The Star-Spangled Banner" was written by Francis Scott Key in 1814 about the American victory at the ...

wonderopolis.org/wonder/who-wrote-the-national-anthem

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

theundefeated.com/features/lets-take-the-national-anthem-literally-and-the-songwriter-at-his-word

Aug 30, 2016 ... A deeper look at the song, the man who wrote it — and the history attached .... He owned slaves while writing the national anthem, at one point referring to ...