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National Anthem of Switzerland
April 12, 2011
The Swiss Psalm is the national anthem of Switzerland. It was composed in 1,841, by Alberich Zwyssig (1,808--1,854). It replaced Rufst Du, mein Vaterland ("When You Call, My Country", French O Monts indépendants; Italian Ci chiami o patria, Romansh E clomas, tger paeis) the anthem by Johann Rudolf Wyss (1,743--1,818) which was set to the melody of God Save the Queen.
On April 1, 1,981, the Swiss Psalm was declared the official Swiss national anthem.