===> When was Beethoven born

Beethoven, Ludwig van

Date of birth: 1770

Source: The Gutenberg Project

Ludwig van Beethoven's date of birth: December 16, 1770 in Bonn, Electorate of Cologne, Holy Roman Empire [now Northrhine-Westphalia, Germany]

Source: The Internet Movie Database

Ludwig van Beethoven

Date of birth: baptised 17 December 1770

I know about four more persons called "Beethoven": Ludwig van Beethoven (1712–1773), Johanna van Beethoven, Kaspar Anton Karl van Beethoven, and Johann van Beethoven

Source: Wikipedia