Just some facts about our nation on National Day on our Nation's birthday

1. Majulah Singapura
Written by Encik Zubir Said, unveiled on December 3, 1959, together with the national flag and the coat of arms, on the steps of City Hall at the installation of the new head of state, the Yang di-Pertuan Negara, Encik Yusof Bin Ishak. Upon Singapore's independence in 1965, "Majulah Singapura" was adopted as the republic's national anthem, (Source Wikipedia)

He also wrote the children day song Semoga Bahagia.

2. Singapore Pledge
The National Pledge was written by Sinnathamby Rajaratnam (Minister for Foreign Affairs) in 1966 shortly after Singapore's independence


3. Area
Singapore is about 270sq milies and about 1.444% of it is water

4. Population
Total : 4,483.9
Singapore Residents: 3,608.5

Hmm what other intersting things about singapore, u would like to know/share?

Statistics Singapore