When was the song 'God Bless America' written?
July 17, 2009 9:06AM
"God Bless America" was written by Irving Berlin in 1918 and revised by him in 1938.
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Whose singing made the song bless God Bless America famous?
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Are the words God Bless America in the public domain?
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Who owns the copyright to God Bless America?
The Song God Bless America was written by Irving Berlin and was "shelved" for 20 years. Kate Jackson asked Berlin for a song to sing and he gave it to her with the understanding he did not want money for the song. God helped him write it. He asked that the proceeds of the song go to the Boy Scouts of America.