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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In 1931, ''The Star-Spangled Banner'' became the national anthem of the United States as President Herbert Hoover signed a congressional resolution.
Nugent is expected to play "The Star-Spangled Banner," 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.
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.
More than 100 years later, Congress declared Key's poem to be the official national anthem of the United States of America.

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