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From Pensapedia, the Pensacola encyclopedia
- 1692 – First Spanish period: A Spanish royal cédula instructed the Conde de Galve to begin a detailed examination of Pensacola Bay.
- 1914 – General Garland Nelson Whistler died.
- 2007 – June 2007 sales tax referendum: Escambia County voters defeat a ballot initiative by AccessEscambia to fund primary healthcare for uninsured residents via a half-cent sales tax increase.
- 2008 – Baptist Health Care announced a $330 million expansion, later canceled, that would have included the purchase of West Florida Hospital.