Should I say I'm born in or I was born in?
Can I say I'm born in Paris in 1900, or should I say I was born in Paris in 1990?
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"I was born" - since this is a passive form. The mother bears the child, and when she brings him/her (it, in British English, by the way) forth, the child is said to be born.
The active verb "nascere/nascer/naître" is replaced by this passive, semantically equivalent to "my mother has born me", in English, German - ich bin geboren (worden) - and other languages.