|History: June 17, 2014|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
Today is Tuesday, June 17, the 168th day of 2014. There are 197 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On June 17, 1789, during the French Revolution, the Third Estate declared itself a national assembly, and undertook to frame a constitution. (This gathering gave rise to the political terms “left wing” and “right wing,” with deputies representing commoners sitting to the left of the assembly president, and nobles sitting to the right.)
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