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Friday, April 7, 2017
How Tall Was Beethoven?
I just learned this and immediately had to pass it on: Beethoven was only 5'3! I learned this here, where I also learned that Prince was only 5'2! Paul Simon is 5'3 and Pablo Picasso was 5'4. Bob Dylan, 5'6.
Let's have a little Beethoven. Oops, sorry! This is Igor Levit playing part of the Piano Sonata op. 110: