He died in 1827.
During his life, Beethoven composed some of the great masterpieces of music, from the symphonies to sonatas.
To be fair, there is a bit of confusion regarding actual date of birth. I have seen both December 16th & 17th. Nevertheless, we will go with the birthday greetings anyway and remember the amazing composer.
By the way, my father had this collection on CD. It is a must for any Beethoven collection:
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