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From Pensapedia, the Pensacola encyclopedia
- 1693 – The Pez-Sigüenza expedition began its return trip to Veracruz.
- 1851 – Apalachicola physician Dr. John Gorrie patented his ice-making machine.
- 1878 – The Pensacola & Louisville Railroad was sold and conveyed to the Pensacola Railroad Company.
- 1988 – John Brockhoeft was arrested after leaving John Burt's house with bomb-making materials and the intent to blow up the Ladies Center.