The Star-Spangled Banner

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Noun1.The Star-Spangled Banner - a poem written by Francis Scott Key during the War of 1812 was set to music and adopted by Congress in 1931 as the national anthem of the United States
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Pink will perform the national anthem of the United States and Leslie Odom Jr will sing America the Beautiful.
The national anthem of the United States of America was playing and the Jamaican stood straight as a sign of respect.
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In 1931, ''The Star-Spangled Banner'' became the national anthem of the United States as President Herbert Hoover signed a congressional resolution.
Though the Star-Spangled Banner celebrates its 200th anniversary in 2014, it was not until 1931 that Francis Scott KeyAEs emblematic song officially became the national anthem of the United States.
They are taught to regard the movement as their home and that standing to the national anthem of their country is polytheism," Al Kherbawy said, recalling the scene when members of the Brotherhood, who won a decisive majority in the winter 2011-2012 People's Assembly elections, refused to stand to Egypt's national anthem, but stood to the national anthem of the United States during a meeting with the American ambassador at the embassy in Cairo.
He will long be remembered as composer of the tune of the National Anthem of the United States of America.
More than 600 relatives and close friends of the 67 British victims are expected to be at the service, which begins with the singing of the national anthem of the United States.
AND now, in honor of the new World Cup Super G gold medalist, the national anthem of the United States of America.
Back in 1812, it was this flag that inspired lawyer and poet Francis Scott Key to write The Star-Spangled Banner which later became the national anthem of the United States.

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