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1683: Antonie van Leeuwenhoek writes a letter to the Royal Society describing "animalcules," the first known description of protozoa.
The U.S. Constitution is signed, the Civil War sees the bloodiest battle in American history, the prototype space shuttle Enterprise is unveiled, and the Camp David Accords bring peace between Egypt and Israel, all on this day.
Victims of child sexual abuse in Hawaii may have more time to file lawsuits if lawmakers pass one of two bills pending in the Legislature.
A couple from Ledyard, Conn., got married Saturday afternoon in front of their home, which was destroyed in a fire last week.