By: CaeliRae Kingsley
Beethoven was born December 16, 1770.
Beethoven's grave stone said, (translated)
"This gravestone was built to the same design as the original in the Währinger Ortsfriedhof and erected by the Association of Friends of Music in 1888 with financial help from the Imperial City Development Fund of Vienna and the Philharmonic Association"
Beethoven wrote songs even though he couldn't hear them.
Beethoven had many years of experience with music, so it is believed that he could imagine the notes and play the song in his head.
-food, pasta with italian cheese
-hero, Napoleon Bonaparte
Even though he was gruff, over 20,000 people went to his funeral.