Who wrote the words of the national anthem of SA?

Answer The national anthem of South Africa is actually a combination of two songs important to the history of the nation. The first was the anthem of South Africa in the apartheid era. It is named, in Eng... 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 Negro National Anthem?

James Weldon Johnson wrote the words to "Lift Every Voice and Sing" in 1899. The following year, his brother John Rosamond Johnson turned it into a song. The song was adopted by the NAACP as the "N... 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 »

Who wrote the Irish national anthem?

The Irish national anthem, entitled "The Soldier's Song," was written by Peadar Kearney in 1907. Kearney was uncle to the famous Irish playwright and author Brendan Behan. "The Soldier's Song" beca... Read More »