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U.S. National Anthem Recognized 80 Years Ago on March 3 – Thanks to Robert Ripley!

U.S. National Anthem Recognized 80 Years Ago on March 3 – Thanks to Robert Ripley!

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2011) – The Star Spangled Banner’s lyrics were written by Francis Scott Key and the song has been sung by millions of Americans.  But it was none other than Robert Ripley who started an effort to recognize the song as America’s national anthem.

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