National Anthem of China
National anthem: March of the Volunteers, written in 1935, with lyrics by the poet Tian Han and music by the composer Nie Er, honoring those who went to the front to fight the Japanese invaders in northeast China in the 1930s.
Decided upon as the provisional national anthem of the new China on September 27, 1949, at the First Plenary Session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference
("CPPCC"), the song was officially adopted as the national anthem of the PRC on December 4, 1982, by the
March on! March on! on!