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From Pensapedia, the Pensacola encyclopedia
- 1781 – Siege of Pensacola: Capitulation of British forces. Pensacola's third Spanish period began.
- 1862 – Civil War: Acting Mayor John Brosnaham surrendered Pensacola to Union officials.
- 1983 – In the first city election since a federal voting rights lawsuit, African-Americans were elected to three seats on the Pensacola City Council.
- 2002 – Soccer complex corruption scandal: Governor Jeb Bush appointed replacements for the four indicted county commissioners.