Who Invented the Compound Microscope?

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The compound microscope was invented by Robert Hooke and Jan Swammerdam. Robert is from England and Jan is from the Netherlands. The compound microscope was invented around 1595. You can find more information here: http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/history/leeuwenhoek.html
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