On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1770

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Person of interestLudwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven, German composer (5th Symphony, Ode to Joy), born in Bonn, Electorate of Cologne (d. 1827)


1770 Highlights

About December 16, 1770

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 250 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius