On This Date September 14, 1814- Francis Scott Key writes a poem

September 14, 1814 – lawyer Francis Scott Key pens the poem “Defense of Fort McHenry”, later
known as “The Star-Spangled Banner” while witnessing the bombardment of Fort McHenry from
a ship in Baltimore harbor

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Sep 14 2024

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