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Francis Scott Key Age, Birthday, Bio, Zodiac, Family & Fun Facts

Updated at September 24, 2022 by BirthdayDBs Team

Francis Scott Key Age, Birthday, Birthplace, Bio, Zodiac &  Family

Francis Scott Key Facts

Full NameFrancis Scott Key
BirthdateAugust 01, 1779
Birth PlaceMaryland
Age (in 2022)243 Years Old
ZodiacLeo
OccupationComposer

Francis Scott Key Age & Birthday

Francis Scott Key is best known as Composer who has born on August 01, 1779 in Maryland. Currently, Francis Scott Key is 243 years, 1 months and 22 days old. Francis Scott Key will celebrate 244th birthday on Tuesday, 1st of August 2023. Below the countdown to Francis Scott Key upcoming birthday.

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Francis Scott Key Biography

About

Lawyer, author, and poet who wrote the lyrics to "The Star-Spangled Banner," which would later become the U.S. National Anthem.

Before Fame

He was inspired to write the lyrics to "The Star-Spangled Banner" after witnessing the bloody attack of Fort McHenry by the British forces while aboard the British ship HMS Tonnant.

Trivia

He defended Sam Houston in 1832 during Houston's trial for assaulting a Congressional colleague. He served from 1833 until 1841 as a United States District Attorney. 

Family Life

He married Mary Polly Taylor Lloyd on January 19, 1802, and they had 11 children together.

Associated With

He set his lyrics for "The Star-Spangled Banner" to John Stafford Smith's famous tune "To Anacreon in Heaven." It was officially declared the National Anthem by President Woodrow Wilson in 1916 via an Executive Order, then by a Congressional resolution in 1931 that was signed by President Herbert Hoover.

Top Asked Questions about Francis Scott Key

How old is Francis Scott Key in 2022?

Francis Scott Key is 243 years old today.

When was Francis Scott Key born?

Francis Scott Key was born on August 01, 1779 in Maryland.

What is Francis Scott Key zodiac sign?

Francis Scott Key zodiac sign is Leo.

What was Francis Scott Key best known for?

Francis Scott Key was best known as Composer.

Fun Facts about Francis Scott Key's Birthday

Here's quick list of some fun facts about Francis Scott Key's birthday you must know including detailed age calculation, western astrology, roman numeral, birthstone and birth flower.

  • Francis Scott Key was born on Sunday, 213th day / 30th week of 1779
  • Francis Scott Key has Leo zodiac sign and Fire element based on western astrology
  • Roman numeral of Francis Scott Key birthday is I.VIII.MDCCLXXIX
  • Francis Scott Key's birthstone is Peridot
  • Francis Scott Key's birth flower is Gladiolus that symbolize moral integrity, remembrance, infatuation & honor
  • Francis Scott Key age in year is 243 years old
  • Francis Scott Key age in month is 2917 months old
  • Francis Scott Key age in day is 88807 days old
  • Francis Scott Key age in hour is 2131368 hours old
  • Francis Scott Key age in minute is 127882080 minutes old
  • Francis Scott Key age in second is 7672924800 seconds old
  • Next Francis Scott Key birthday is on Tuesday, August 1st 2023
  • Francis Scott Key age in next birthday (2023) is 244 years old

Historical Events on Francis Scott Key Birthday (August 01)

Below are historical events that coincided with Francis Scott Key's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.

YearEvent
1968The coronation is held of Hassanal Bolkiah, the 29th Sultan of Brunei.
1971The Concert for Bangladesh, organized by former Beatle George Harrison, is held at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
1974Cyprus dispute: The United Nations Security Council authorizes the UNFICYP to create the "Green Line", dividing Cyprus into two zones.
1980Vigd├şs Finnbogad├│ttir is elected President of Iceland and becomes the world's first democratically elected female head of state.
1980A train crash kills 18 people in County Cork, Ireland.
1981MTV begins broadcasting in the United States and airs its first video, "Video Killed the Radio Star" by The Buggles.
1984Commercial peat-cutters discover the preserved bog body of a man, called Lindow Man, at Lindow Moss, Cheshire, England.
1988A British soldier was killed in the Inglis Barracks bombing in London, England.
1993The Great Mississippi and Missouri Rivers Flood of 1993 comes to a peak.
1998The establishment of Muslim Medics, one of the largest student-led societies in Imperial College London that provides both academic and wellbeing support to medical students of all backgrounds.
2004A supermarket fire kills 396 people and injures 500 others in Asunci├│n, Paraguay.
2007The I-35W Mississippi River bridge spanning the Mississippi River in Minneapolis, Minnesota, collapses during the evening rush hour, killing 13 people and injuring 145.
2008The Beijing-Tianjin Intercity Railway begins operation as the fastest commuter rail system in the world.
2008Eleven mountaineers from international expeditions died on K2, the second-highest mountain on Earth in the worst single accident in the history of K2 mountaineering.
2017A suicide attack on a mosque in Herat, Afghanistan kills 20 people.
1989The birth of Madison Bumgarner, American baseball player
1989The birth of Tiffany Hwang, Korean American singer, songwriter, and actress
1990The birth of Aledmys D├şaz, Cuban baseball player
1990The birth of Jean Hugues Gregoire, Mauritian swimmer
1990The birth of Elton Jantjies, South African rugby player
1991The birth of Piotr Malarczyk, Polish footballer
1991The birth of Marco Puntoriere, Italian footballer
1992The birth of Austin Rivers, American basketball player
1992The birth of Mrunal Thakur, Indian actress
1993The birth of Álex Abrines, Spanish basketball player
1993The birth of Leon Thomas III, American actor and singer
1994The birth of Sergeal Petersen, South African rugby player
1994The birth of Ayaka Wada, Japanese singer
1996The birth of Katie Boulter, English tennis player
2001The birth of Park Si-eun, South Korean actress
2013The death of John Amis, English journalist and critic (b. 1922)
2013The death of Gail Kobe, American actress and producer (b. 1932)
2013The death of Babe Martin, American baseball player (b. 1920)
2013The death of Toby Saks, American cellist and educator (b. 1942)
2013The death of Wilford White, American football player (b. 1928)
2014The death of Valyantsin Byalkevich, Belarusian footballer and manager (b. 1973)
2014The death of Jan Roar Leikvoll, Norwegian author (b. 1974)
2014The death of Charles T. Payne, American soldier (b. 1925)
2014The death of Mike Smith, English radio and television host (b. 1955)
2015The death of Stephan Beckenbauer, German footballer and manager (b. 1968)
2015The death of Cilla Black, English singer and actress (b. 1943)
2015The death of Bernard d'Espagnat, French physicist, philosopher, and author (b. 1921)
2015The death of Bob Frankford, English-Canadian physician and politician (b. 1939)
2015The death of Hong Yuanshuo, Chinese footballer and manager (b. 1948)
2016The death of Queen Anne of Romania (b. 1923)

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