Each of the events below occurred on the same day of the month, September 6.
1620: The Pilgrims sail from Plymouth, England bound for North America.
1901: Anarchist Leon Czolgosz shoots and mortally wounds President William McKinley at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York.
1916: Clarence Saunders opens Piggly Wiggly, the nation's first self-service grocery store, in Memphis, Tennessee.
1958: Comedian, actor and television host Jeff Foxworthy is born in Atlanta, Georgia.
1976: Frank Sinatra reunites Jerry Lewis and Dean Martin during Lewis' annual MDA telethon. It's the first time the two have spoken in 20 years.
1991: The name Saint Petersburg is restored to Russia's second largest city, which had been Leningrad since 1924.
1995: Orioles shortstop Cal Ripken Jr. plays in his 2,131st consecutive game, breaking Lou Gehrig's all time endurance record.
1997: More than a million people crowd the streets of London to watch Princess Diana's funeral. Another two-and-a-half billion watch the service on television.