5 August 1620 Posted on August 4, 2011 by Staff The Mayflower departs from Southampton, England for its first attempt to get to North America. Famous Words of Inspiration..."I was told to avoid the business all together because of the rejection. People would say to me, 'Don't you want to have a normal job and a normal family?' I guess that would be good advice for some people, but I wanted to act." Jennifer Aniston — Click here for more from Jennifer Aniston No related posts.