Peter Dodds McCormick

Peter Dodds McCormick (28 January 1833  30 October 1916) was an Australian school teacher and songwriter, known for composing the Australian national anthem "Advance Australia Fair", publishing under the pseudonym of Amicus, Latin for "Friend".

Peter Dodds McCormick
Peter Dodds McCormick
Born(1833-01-28)28 January 1833
Died30 October 1916(1916-10-30) (aged 83)
Other namesAmicus (Latin for Friend)
OccupationComposer, teacher
Years active1855–1913
Known forComposing Advance Australia Fair

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