1620 events in history

Aug 1 The Speedwell leaves Delfshaven to bring pilgrims to America by way of England
Aug 5 The Mayflower departs from Southampton, England on its first attempt to reach North America
Sep 6 The Pilgrims sail from Plymouth, England, on the Mayflower to settle in North America. (Old Style date; September 16 per New Style date.)
Sep 16 Pilgrims set sail from England on the Mayflower
Nov 8 The Battle of White Mountain takes place near Prague, ending in a decisive Catholic victory in only two hours
Nov 9 Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower sight land at Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Nov 11 The Mayflower Compact is signed in what is now Provincetown Harbor near Cape Cod
Nov 21 Plymouth Colony settlers sign the Mayflower Compact (November 11, O.S.)
Dec 21 Plymouth Colony: William Bradford and the Mayflower Pilgrims land on what is now known as Plymouth Rock in Plymouth, Massachusetts