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On this day in 1814, the battle of Fort McHenry occurred during the War of 1812

On this day in 1814, the Battle of Fort McHenry occurred during the War of 1812. The American victory at the battle inspired Francis Scott Key to write โ€œThe Star-Spangled Banner,โ€ our national anthem. ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Scott, a lawyer, and amateur poet were inspired by the flag flying over Fort McHenry after an all-night […]