Template:On this day/January 24
- 1829 – Adam J. Slemmer was born.
- 1939 – A post office was established in Gulf Breeze.
- 2003 – Carissa Bergosh was appointed by Governor Jeb Bush to serve in her husband Gary's Escambia County School Board seat during his deployment to Kuwait and Iraq.
- 2006 – Clarence Hill received a stay of execution from Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy.