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How did Beethoven become blind?

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How did Beethoven become blind?

Blind Musicians:

There have been some blind musicians who have been very successful. These include Ray Charles, Ronnie Milsap, Stevie Wonder, Jose Feliciano, Andrea Bocelli, and Blind Lemon Jefferson.

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While there have been many successful blind musicians, Beethoven was not one of them. He was never blind. Beethoven was, however, hearing impaired. He...

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