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DNA From Beethoven's Hair Reveals a Surprise Almost 200 Years Later : ScienceAlert

One stormy Monday in March, 1827, the German composer Ludwig von Beethoven passed away after a protracted illness.

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Vox: Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony ‘is a symbol of exclusion and elitism’ to women, LGBTQ+ people, and people of color

Beethoven's symphony is a symbol of exclusion to "women, LGBTQ+ people, and people of color."