September 13, 1814

Francis Scott Key writes “Defense of Fort McHenry,” the poem that would become the “The Star Spangled Banner.”

September 15, 1984

Tom Hanks and Peter Scolari finish their turn in drag when Bosom Buddies airs its last show.

September 17, 1787

The U.S. Constitution is signed in Philadelphia by 38 of the 41 delegates.


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