Age Of Francis Scott Key biography

Birth Name: Francis Scott Key

Occupation: Composer

Born In: Maryland

Birthdate:August 1, 1779

Age: 240 years old (as of 2020)

Ethnicity: Unknown



Francis Scott Key was born on the 1st of August, 1779. He is known for being a Composer. 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. Francis Scott Key’s age is 240. Lawyer, author, and poet who wrote the lyrics to “The Star-Spangled Banner,” which would later become the U.S. National Anthem.

The 240-year-old composer was born in Maryland. 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. 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.

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Francis Scott Key was born in 1770s.

Francis Scott Key is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".

While we don't know Francis Scott Key birth time, but we do know his mother gave birth to his on a Sunday. People born on a Sunday can often rely on sympathy from others and generally have luck on their side.


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The 240-year-old American was born in the G.I. Generation and the Year of the Pig

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REAL NAME:Francis Scott Key
RELIGION:Anglican / Episcopalian

Net Worth

The 240-year-old American composer has done well thus far. Majority of Francis’s money comes from being a composer. CelebsMoney has recently updated Francis Scott Key’s net worth.



Zodiac Sign: Francis Scott Key is a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Francis Scott Key was born in the Year of the Rat. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Francis Scott Key has a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Francis Scott Key’s birth sign is Leo and he has a ruling planet of Sun.


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