Rachael and Sarah White 5th Grade
Beethoven born: December 16, 1770
Died: March 26, 1827
Beethoven's father made him practice piano and was an abusive alcoholic. When he was 12 he was making a living for his family by playing Organ and Composing. Eventually he was known as the greatest pianist of his time. Beethoven's favorite food was macorni and cheese. He also loved strong coffee.