Today is National Anthem Day
Francis Scott Key penned the "Star Spangled Banner" on September 13 1841 after finding inspiration from seeing the American Flag flying over head. It was first written as a poem and then later with time music was added.
Today, March 3rd in 1931 the "Star Spangled Banner" officially became our National Anthem. To celebrate, here are a few popular versions of our beautiful anthem:
Do you have a favorite? Let us know and God Bless America!