On this day: September 16

POSTED: 11:39 PM Sep 05 2013   UPDATED: 1:00 AM Sep 16 2013
Pilgrims leaving England on Mayflower

The Pilgrims set sail on the Mayflower, "Jingle Bells" is copyrighted, General Motors is founded, Nixon drops in on "Laugh-In," Hurricane Ivan hits the Gulf Coast, and the federal government bails out AIG, all on this day.