From Pensapedia, the Pensacola encyclopedia
- 1835 – Navy Yard designer Alexander James Dallas is transferred to command of the West Indian squadron.
- 1868 – The Pensacola & Louisville Railroad Company is incorporated by the Florida legislaure.
- 1967 – A fire at the Jay Prison Camp kills 38 inmates.
- 1973 - Southern rock music icon Black Oak Arkansas performed at the Municipal Auditorium.
- The twentieth century biographical dictionary of notable Americans, The Biographical Soceity, 1904.