Francis Scott Key

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Chicago Tribune
Redheaded siblings play it loud and proud in White Mysteryand wildly active journey that has taken them to 22 countries on three continen
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
and wildly active journey that has taken them to 22 countries on three continents. Their names are Alexandra and Francis Scott Key White, she the guitar-playing vocalist best known as Miss Alex White, he the drummer-vocalist. Both have... Read more
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CBS News
"National disgrace": Retired Navy captain describes naval cemetery in disrepairin 1975. Mare Island is the final resting place of three Medal of Honor recipie
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
in 1975. Mare Island is the final resting place of three Medal of Honor recipients and Anna Key Turner, the fifth child of Francis Scott Key, who penned "The Star Spangled Banner." After the shipyard closed in the 1990s, ownership of the cemetery... Read more
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Billboard
Musicians Who Stand Behind Quarterback-Turned-Activist Colin Kaepernick: J. Cole, T.I., Chuck D & Morea photo of the football player with the words "WE SALUTE COLIN KAEPERNICK" to h
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
a photo of the football player with the words "WE SALUTE COLIN KAEPERNICK" to his Instagram. He also posted a photo of Francis Scott Key, who penned the National Anthem, captioned by a lengthy rant in which he notes he was suspended in middle... Read more
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Daily Mail
Adorable two-old girl's rendition of national anthemAndy will sing it to her if she has trouble getting to sleep too..' The lyrics
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Andy will sing it to her if she has trouble getting to sleep too..' The lyrics of The Star Spangled Banner were written by Francis Scott Key in 1814, and it was adopted as the US national anthem in March 1931. Cheering as 'ISIS schoolgirl' Linda... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Fort McHenry ranger can't stay retired even after 50-year careerGoggins asked politely. “Oh, my name is Dr. William Beanes,” the man replied.
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Goggins asked politely. “Oh, my name is Dr. William Beanes,” the man replied. “You may not know me, but I’m a friend of Francis Scott Key. The British took me captive just before the battle over this fort, and that’s how Frank and I became... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for August 1: Jason Momoa, Coolio, Sam Mendes, Tempestt Bledsoe, Max Carver, Dom DeLuisethis date are under the sign of Leo. -- Roman Emperor Claudius I, born in 10 B
Reality TV World / Posted 15 days ago
this date are under the sign of Leo. -- Roman Emperor Claudius I, born in 10 B.C. -- Explorer William Clark in 1770 -- Francis Scott Key, composer of "The Star-Spangled Banner," in 1779 -- Author Herman Melville (Moby-Dick) in 1819 --... Read more
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Reality TV World
The Almanac for Aug. 1, the 213th day of 2017date are under the sign of Leo. They include Roman Emperor Claudius I, born in
Reality TV World / Posted 15 days ago
date are under the sign of Leo. They include Roman Emperor Claudius I, born in 10 B.C.; explorer William Clark in 1770; Francis Scott Key, composer of "The Star-Spangled Banner," in 1779; author Herman Melville (Moby-Dick) in 1819;... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
MLB trade deadline, NCAA jazz hands, more CTE obviousness, Rushmore of family-based sitcomsday in 1986, John McEnroe married Tatum O'Neal. William Clark — of Lewis and C
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
day in 1986, John McEnroe married Tatum O'Neal. William Clark — of Lewis and Clark fame — was born on this day in 1770. Francis Scott Key — who wrote the Star-Spangled Banner — was born on this day in 1779. Dom DeLuise was born on this day in... Read more
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Reality TV World
Famous birthdays for August 1: Jason Momoa, Cooliothis date are under the sign of Leo. -- Roman Emperor Claudius I, born in 10 B
Reality TV World / Posted 15 days ago
this date are under the sign of Leo. -- Roman Emperor Claudius I, born in 10 B.C. -- Explorer William Clark in 1770 -- Francis Scott Key, composer of "The Star-Spangled Banner," in 1779 -- Author Herman Melville (Moby-Dick) in 1819 --... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
August 1used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 15 days ago
used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's Comet." [ + - ] 1779: Lawyer and lyricist Francis Scott Key, who wrote the words to the United States' national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner," is born in what was... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
August 1used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 15 days ago
used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's Comet." [ + - ] 1779: Lawyer and lyricist Francis Scott Key, who wrote the words to the United States' national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner," is born in what was... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
August 1used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's Comet." [ + - ] 1779: Lawyer and lyricist Francis Scott Key, who wrote the words to the United States' national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner," is born in what was... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
August 1used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's Comet." [ + - ] 1779: Lawyer and lyricist Francis Scott Key, who wrote the words to the United States' national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner," is born in what was... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
August 1used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 days ago
used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's Comet." [ + - ] 1779: Lawyer and lyricist Francis Scott Key, who wrote the words to the United States' national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner," is born in what was... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 1used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 days ago
used a telescope to discover a comet that became known as the "Miss Mitchell's Comet." [ + - ] 1779: Lawyer and lyricist Francis Scott Key, who wrote the words to the United States' national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner," is born in what was... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed 1840s British expeditionbombardment of Fort McHenry in the Battle of Baltimore in September 1814. The a
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
bombardment of Fort McHenry in the Battle of Baltimore in September 1814. The attack was the inspiration for the poem by Francis Scott Key that eventually became known as "The Star-Spangled Banner." "Those bombs could have very well been lobbed... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed 1840s British expeditionbombardment of Fort McHenry in the Battle of Baltimore in September 1814. The a
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
bombardment of Fort McHenry in the Battle of Baltimore in September 1814. The attack was the inspiration for the poem by Francis Scott Key that eventually became known as "The Star-Spangled Banner." "Those bombs could have very well been lobbed... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The Kaepernick ultimatums you make when you're a Ravens fan and mad onlinehe forsake his right to protest. Sources close to the situation say the Ravens
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
he forsake his right to protest. Sources close to the situation say the Ravens are consulting with the descendants of Francis Scott Key on how best to proceed. 3. You threaten to end your fandom temporarily. OK, but what about next year?... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Salt Fork Snapshotplace. Relive the legend of Betsy Ross as she cuts a five pointed star with one
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 25 days ago
place. Relive the legend of Betsy Ross as she cuts a five pointed star with one cut of the scissors. Feel the emotion of Francis Scott Key as he looked through the porthole and saw "the rockets red glare, the bombs bursting in air" to write our... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Supporting Our Schools: Teachers Request, Donors SelectPhilly students get a Biddy Farm with Fertile Chicken Eggs and a Chick Life Cyc
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 25 days ago
Philly students get a Biddy Farm with Fertile Chicken Eggs and a Chick Life Cycle Exploration Set. Shaw is a teacher at Francis Scott Key Elementary, a school who’s population, according to Shaw, is 100 percent economically disadvantaged and 40... Read more
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Philly.com
Michael Vick is wrong: A haircut won't help Colin Kaepernick, or any black mandidn’t know that a portion of the Star-Spangled Banner’s third verse is a virtu
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
didn’t know that a portion of the Star-Spangled Banner’s third verse is a virtual ode to slavery written by slaveholder Francis Scott Key. I doubt, quite frankly, that his critics understood that the very racism Kaepernick protested is sewn into... Read more
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