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John Stafford Smith (1750–1836)

Composer, church organist, and early musicologist John Stafford Smith was born in March in 1750 in Gloucester, England. He was the son of church organist Martin Smith and was baptized in Gloucester Cathedral on March 30. Smith attended the Gloucester Cathedral School, where he was a boy singer. John was a choir boy at the Chapel Royal in London, ... See full bio »

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 2015 Wimbledon 2day (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- 2015: Day 6 (2015) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (1 episode, 1994) (music - 10 episodes, 1990 - 2015)
- Mathlete's Feat (2015) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
- The Squirt and the Whale (2010) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
- Marge and Homer Turn a Couple Play (2006) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
- Bart-Mangled Banner (2004) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
- Old Yeller-Belly (2003) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2015 Reality Bites (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2015) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2015 McFarland, USA (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2014 Faking It (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Zen and the Art of Pageantry (2014) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2014 Interstellar (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
 2014 The Drop (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2014 Almost Royal (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- D.C. (2014) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2014 Stop at Nothing: The Lance Armstrong Story (Documentary) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
 2014 13 Sins (music: "STAR-SPANGLED BANNER")
 2014 Mike & Mike (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 21 February 2014 (2014) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2013 Grudge Match (writer: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2013 Prisoners (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2013 Who Do You Think You Are? (TV Series documentary) (music - 1 episode)
- Chris O'Donnell (2013) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2013 The Lone Ranger (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2013 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #21.159 (2013) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2009-2013 Glee (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- Lights Out (2013) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
- Preggers (2009) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2013 The Big Bang Theory (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Closure Alternative (2013) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2013 42 (music: "Star Spangled Banner", "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2013 The Biggest Loser (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Week Nine: Face Your Fears (2013) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2013 Dark Skies (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2013 Bunheads (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- It's Not a Mint (2013) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2013 The Americans (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2013) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2006-2013 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (music - 3 episodes)
- Adam Levine/Kendrick Lamar (2013) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
- Hugh Laurie/Beck (2006) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
- Steve Martin/Prince (2006) ... (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
 2013 Victorious (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Star-Spangled Tori (2013) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2012 Playing for Keeps (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2012 Not Fade Away (writer: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2012 The Dark Knight Rises (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2012 Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Debate (2012) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2012 Iron Sky (music: "America")
 2011 Straw Dogs (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2011 Moneyball (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2011 Mad (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Buzz Identity/Two and a Half Man (2011) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2011 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.13 (2011) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2011 Off the Air (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Animals (2011) ... (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2010 The Good Wife (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Poisoned Pill (2010) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 2010 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.171 (2010) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2009 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Gang Wrestles for the Troops (2009) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2009 Zombieland (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2009 The Perfect Game (writer: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2009 Crossing Over (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2009 Saturday Night Live Sports Extra '09 (TV Movie) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2008 Yes Man (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2008 Warner at War (TV Movie documentary) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2008 Willkommen Österreich (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.52 (2008) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2008 Who's Nailin' Paylin? (Video) (writer: "The Star-Spanged-Banner" - uncredited)
 2008/I W. (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2008 Eagle Eye (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2008 Surfer, Dude (music: "Star-Spangled Banner")
 2008 The Love Guru (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2008 You Don't Mess with the Zohan (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2008 Pussycat Dolls Present: Girlicious (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Confidence (2008) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2008 CSNY/Déjà Vu (Documentary) (writer: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2008/I Sugar (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2007 iCarly (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- iNevel (2007) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2007 Rush Hour 3 (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2007 Postal (writer: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2007 Blades of Glory (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2006 An American Girl on the Home Front (TV Movie) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2006 Idiocracy (music: "Star Spangled Banner" (1814))
 2006 The Closer (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- To Protect & to Serve (2006) ... (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2006 Hannah Montana (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Oh Say, Can You Remember the Words? (2006) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2006 Southland Tales (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2005 One Tree Hill (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Worst Day Since Yesterday (2005) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2004-2005 Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- Beyond the Valley of the Dinosaurs (2005) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
- Guitar Control (2004) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2005 Fever Pitch (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814))
 2003-2004 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- Tippecanoe and Taylor, Too (2004) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
- Face-Off (2003) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2004 Land of Plenty (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2004 Jan Ullrich: Zwischen Licht und Schatten (TV Short documentary) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2004 The Stepford Wives (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - as J.S. Smith)
 2004 High Chaparall (TV Series documentary) (music - 1 episode)
- The Sound of Freedom: Maskingevärskonvent i USA (2004) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2004 Miracle (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
 2003 According to Jim (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Scary Movie (2003) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2003 Love Actually (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2003 Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2002 In America (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814))
 2002 Drumline (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
 2002 The Sum of All Fears ("The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2002 The X-Files (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Jump the Shark (2002) ... (music: "The Lone Gunmen")
 2002 The Rookie (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2002 Mr. Bean: The Animated Series (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- No Pets/Ray of Sunshine (2002) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2001 The Majestic (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 2001 Freddy Got Fingered (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2001 Angel (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Happy Anniversary (2001) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2001 Donnie Darko (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 2000 What's Cooking? (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1999 The Blair Witch Project (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1999/II Jimi Hendrix: Live at Woodstock (Video) (writer: "Star Spangled Banner")
 1998 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Eyes of a Ranger (1998) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (writer: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1994-1997 Animaniacs (TV Series) (music - 6 episodes)
- It/Dot: The Macadamia Nut/Bully for Skippy (1997) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
- Jokahontas/Boids on the Hood/Mighty Wakko at the Bat (1996) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
- Variety Speak/Three Tenors and You're Out/Bingo (1995) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1997 7th Heaven (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- America's Most Wanted (1997) ... (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1996 Dexter's Laboratory (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Dexter's Rival/The Justice Friends: Bee Where?/Mandarker (1996) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1996 Mars Attacks! (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1996 Apollo 11 (TV Movie) (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
 1996 Mother Night (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1996 Kingpin (writer: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1990-1996 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (music - 3 episodes)
- Night of the Blood Beast (1996) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
- Star Force: Fugitive Alien II (1991) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
- Rocketship X-M (1990) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 1996 From Dusk Till Dawn (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1995 Television's Greatest Performances I (TV Special) (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1995 Forget Paris (music: "Star Sprangled Banner")
 1995/I Panther (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
  The Ren & Stimpy Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode, 1994) (writer - 1 episode, 1992)
- I Love Chicken/Powdered Toast Man vs. Waffle Woman (1994) ... (music: "Nat.ional Anthem of USA (A)" - uncredited)
- In the Army/Powdered Toastman (1992) ... (writer: "The Star Spangled Banner (a)" - uncredited)
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (music - 4 episodes)
- Home (1994) ... (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
- A Whole New Ballgame (1994) ... (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
- Something Like a War (1994) ... (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
- Our Game (1994) ... (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
 1994 Friends (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The One Where Monica Gets a Roommate (1994) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1994 Camp Nowhere (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1994 The Stand (TV Mini-Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Betrayal (1994) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 1993 Highlander (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Run for Your Life (1993) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 1993 For Love or Money (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 1993 The Tommyknockers (TV Mini-Series) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1992 Saved by the Bell (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Wrestling with the Future (1992) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1992 A League of Their Own (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1991 Tiny Toon Adventures (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Acme Cable TV (1991) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1991 Curly Sue (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1991 Pyrates (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1990 Parker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Radio Free Flamingo (1990) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1990 In Living Color (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Anton at the Recruiter (1990) ... (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
 1990/I My Blue Heaven (music: "The Star-Srangled Banner")
 1990 Hard to Kill (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1989 National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1989 The Dream Team (music: "STAR SPANGLED BANNER")
 1988 The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1987 Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1985-1987 Night Court (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- Here's to You, Mrs. Robinson (1987) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
- Dad's First Date (1985) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1987 Double Dribble (Video Game) ("The Star-Spangled Banner")
 1986 The Christmas Star (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1986 Hoosiers (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
 1985 Silver Bullet (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1984 Arena (TV Series documentary) (music - 1 episode)
- The Everly Brothers: Songs of Innocence and Experience (1984) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1984 The Natural (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1984 Mother's Meat Freuds Flesh (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1983 MotoRace USA (Video Game) (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 1983 Ringstraßenpalais (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Der Staatsvertrag (1983) ... (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 1982 Let's Spend the Night Together (Documentary) (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1982 Purple Haze (music: "Star Spangled Banner")
 1982 Bomber (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1982 Poltergeist (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1981 Chariots of Fire (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1979 Starting Over (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1979 Breaking Away (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1979 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Contest Nobody Could Win (1979) ... (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 1978 Animal House (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1978 The Buddy Holly Story (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1978 Coming Home (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1977 Black Sunday (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814))
 1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1975 Smile (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1975 Poor Pretty Eddie (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1974 The Godfather: Part II (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1973 Mean Streets (writer: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1973 The Waltons (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Journey (1973) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 1973 Wattstax (Documentary) (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1972 Memoirs of a Madam (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1972 The Cowboys (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1971 Is There Sex After Death? (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1971 Billy Jack (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1970 Brewster McCloud (writer: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1970 Monty Python's Flying Circus (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Buzz Aldrin Show (1970) ... (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1970 Tora! Tora! Tora! (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner")
 1970 Woodstock (Documentary) (music: "Solo Improvisation" /"Star-Spangled Banner")
 1969 Cactus Flower (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1969 A Boy Named Charlie Brown (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1962 The Manchurian Candidate (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1962 Pressure Point ("The Star-Spangled Banner", uncredited)
 1960 Elmer Gantry (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1960 Tall Story (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1958 No Time for Sergeants (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1956 Giant (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1944 The White Cliffs of Dover (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1944 Song of Russia (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814))
 1943 So Proudly We Hail! (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1943 Ode to Victory (Short) (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814))
 1942 Stand by for Action (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1942 The Battle of Midway (Short documentary) (music: "Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1942 Wings for the Eagle (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1942 March On, America! (Short) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1942 Prelude to War (Documentary) (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1941 Historic Maryland (Documentary short) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1941 Sergeant York (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1940 The Flag of Humanity (Short) (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1940 Foreign Correspondent (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1939 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1939 The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814))
 1939 Let Freedom Ring (music: "Where Else But Here" (1939) - uncredited)
 1937 The Man Without a Country (Short) (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1935 Ah, Wilderness! (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1935 Watch the Birdie (Short) (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1935 Murder in the Fleet (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1935 Dinky (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1935 The Blue and the Gray (Documentary short) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1934 Flirtation Walk (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1934 Hail Columbia (Documentary short) (music: "The Star Spangled Banner")
 1934 The Camera Speaks (Short) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1934 The Stolen Melody (Short) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1933 Design for Living (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1933 Clear All Wires! (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1932 Washington Merry-Go-Round (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1932 The Music Box (Short) (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1932 The Wet Parade (music: "The Star-Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1931 Dirigible (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)
 1931 City Lights (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" - uncredited)
 1930 Abraham Lincoln (music: "The Star Spangled Banner" (1814) - uncredited)

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