Who wrote the national anthem of Canada?

Answer The national anthem of Canada, "O Canada," was written by Calixa Lavaalle, a well-known French composer. Sir Adolph-Basile Routhier first wrote the lyrics to accompany the music in French. The Engl... Read More »

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Who wrote the U.S. national anthem?

"The Star Spangled Banner" was written in September 1814 by Francis Scott Key during the War of 1812. He wrote a poem called "Defense of Fort McHenry" after seeing the flag flying after a battle w... Read More »

Who wrote the Italian national anthem?

Italy adopted the lyrics of Goffredo Mameli and the music of Michele Novaro in 1946 as the official national anthem "Inno di Mameli." It first came into use following the end of World War II, and i... Read More »

Who wrote the Greek national anthem?

The lyrics to the Greek national anthem were written by Dionysios Solomos in 1824. The music was written by Nickolaos Mantzaros in 1828 to accompany the words. Greece adopted the song as its nation... Read More »

Who wrote the national anthem of the Bahamas?

Timothy Gibson wrote the national anthem for the Bahamas, "March On Bahama Land." He lived from 1903 to 1979 and had an illustrious musical career, including writing songs such as "Nassau Calling" ... Read More »