1942

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
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Years:
1942 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1942
MCMXLII
Ab urbe condita 2695
Armenian calendar 1391
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԱ
Assyrian calendar 6692
Bahá'í calendar 98–99
Balinese saka calendar 1863–1864
Bengali calendar 1349
Berber calendar 2892
British Regnal year 6  Geo. 6   7  Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar 2486
Burmese calendar 1304
Byzantine calendar 7450–7451
Chinese calendar 辛巳(Metal  Snake)
4638 or 4578
     to 
壬午年 (Water  Horse)
4639 or 4579
Coptic calendar 1658–1659
Discordian calendar 3108
Ethiopian calendar 1934–1935
Hebrew calendar 5702–5703
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1998–1999
 - Shaka Samvat 1863–1864
 - Kali Yuga 5042–5043
Holocene calendar 11942
Igbo calendar 942–943
Iranian calendar 1320–1321
Islamic calendar 1360–1361
Japanese calendar Shōwa 17
(昭和17年)
Javanese calendar 1872–1873
Juche calendar 31
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4275
Minguo calendar ROC 31
民國31年
Nanakshahi calendar 474
Thai solar calendar 2485
Tibetan calendar 阴金蛇年
(female Iron-Snake)
2068 or 1687 or 915
     to 
阳水马年
(male Water-Horse)
2069 or 1688 or 916

1942 ( MCMXLII ) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar , the 1942nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 942nd year of the 2nd millennium , the 42nd year of the 20th century , and the 3rd year of the 1940s decade.

Contents

Events

Below, events of World War II have the "WWII" prefix.

Map of Europe at the height of German control in 1942, Britain remaining the only country in Western Europe held by Allied forces World War II in Europe, 1942.svg
Map of Europe at the height of German control in 1942, Britain remaining the only country in Western Europe held by Allied forces

January

February

March

April

May

June

June 4: The Japanese aircraft carrier, Hiryū under attack by US aircraft at the Battle of Midway Japanese aircraft carrier Hiryu maneuvers to avoid bombs on 4 June 1942 (USAF-3725).jpg
June 4: The Japanese aircraft carrier, Hiryū under attack by US aircraft at the Battle of Midway

July

August

September

October

November

December

Date unknown

Births

Births
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January

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Charlie Rose
Stephen Hawking Stephen Hawking.StarChild.jpg
Stephen Hawking
Muhammad Ali Muhammad Ali NYWTS.jpg
Muhammad Ali
Michael Crawford Michael Crawford.jpg
Michael Crawford
Eusébio Eusebio (1963).jpg
Eusébio

February

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Terry Jones
Graham Nash Graham Nash 13600-098.jpg
Graham Nash
Carole King CaroleKingHWOFDec2012.jpg
Carole King
Ehud Barak Ehud Barak official.jpg
Ehud Barak

March

Lou Reed Lou Reed at the Hop Farm Music Festival.jpg
Lou Reed
Felipe González Felipe González par Claude Truong-Ngoc juillet 2013.jpg
Felipe González
Michael Eisner MichaelEisnerOct10.jpg
Michael Eisner
John Cale John Cale 1.jpg
John Cale
Aretha Franklin Aretha Franklin 1968.jpg
Aretha Franklin
Richard O'Brien Richard O Brien by Stuart Mentiply.jpg
Richard O'Brien
Michael York Michael York crop.jpg
Michael York
Daniel Dennett Daniel Dennett 2.jpg
Daniel Dennett

April

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Jacob Zuma
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Sandra Dee
Geoffrey Palmer Geoffrey Palmer.jpg
Geoffrey Palmer
Barbra Streisand Barbra Streisand - 1966.jpg
Barbra Streisand

May

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Jacques Rogge
Ian Dury Ian Dury 1.jpg
Ian Dury
Jusuf Kalla Jusuf Kalla Vice President Portrait 2015.jpg
Jusuf Kalla

June

Alba Zaluar Alba Maria Zaluar.JPG
Alba Zaluar
Curtis Mayfield Curtis Mayfield.png
Curtis Mayfield
Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo Teodoro Obiang detail, 1650FRP051.jpg
Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo
Roger Ebert Roger Ebert cropped.jpg
Roger Ebert
Paul McCartney Paul McCartney black and white 2010.jpg
Paul McCartney
Brian Wilson Brian Wilson (7314673472) (tall).jpg
Brian Wilson
Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle Eduardo Frei 1998 (recorte).jpg
Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle

July

Vicente Fox Vicente Fox flag.jpg
Vicente Fox
Harrison Ford Harrison Ford by Gage Skidmore 3.jpg
Harrison Ford

August

Jerry Garcia Grateful Dead - Jerry Garcia.jpg
Jerry Garcia
Isabel Allende Isabel Allende - 001.jpg
Isabel Allende
Fred Thompson Fred Thompson.jpg
Fred Thompson
Isaac Hayes Isaac hayes 1973.jpg
Isaac Hayes

September

Al Jardine Jardinenj.jpg
Al Jardine
Werner Herzog Werner Herzog Venice Film Festival 2009.jpg
Werner Herzog

October

Britt Ekland Britt Ekland 1972.jpg
Britt Ekland
Joy Behar Joybeharpic.jpg
Joy Behar
Amitabh Bachchan Amitabh.Bachchan.jpg
Amitabh Bachchan
Michael Crichton MichaelCrichton 2.jpg
Michael Crichton

November

Larry Flynt Larry Flynt 2009.jpg
Larry Flynt
Martin Scorsese Martin Scorsese Berlinale 2010 (cropped).jpg
Martin Scorsese
Joe Biden Official portrait of Vice President Joe Biden.jpg
Joe Biden
Bob Einstein Bob Einstein 1970.JPG
Bob Einstein
Billy Connolly Billy Connolly Festival Cine Sidney.jpg
Billy Connolly
Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix 1967.png
Jimi Hendrix

December

Harry Chapin Harry Chapin singing.jpg
Harry Chapin
Reginald Lewis Reginald-lewis.jpg
Reginald Lewis
Muhammadu Buhari Muhammadu Buhari - Chatham House.jpg
Muhammadu Buhari
Hu Jintao Hu Jintao Cannes2011.jpg
Hu Jintao

Date unknown

Deaths

January

Mel Sheppard Mel Sheppard.jpg
Mel Sheppard
Henri de Baillet-Latour Henri de Baillet-Latour.jpg
Henri de Baillet-Latour
Emil Szramek Emil Szramek.png
Emil Szramek
Carole Lombard Carole Lombard 1940.jpg
Carole Lombard
Racho Petrov Racho Petrov.jpg
Racho Petrov
Prince Ludwig Gaston of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha Luís de Saxe-Coburgo e Bragança.jpg
Prince Ludwig Gaston of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

February

Ado Birk Ado Birk.jpg
Ado Birk
Lauri Kristian Relander Relander LC.jpg
Lauri Kristian Relander
Ugo Pasquale Mifsud Malta - Floriana - Triq Sarria - The Mall 31 ies.jpg
Ugo Pasquale Mifsud
Epitácio Pessoa Epitácio Pessoa (pintura).jpg
Epitácio Pessoa

March

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Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta
Robert Bosch Robert Bosch mit Hut 1888 - 10031.jpg
Robert Bosch
Marcelo Torcuato de Alvear Marcelo T. de Alvear, ca. 1915.jpg
Marcelo Torcuato de Alvear

April

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Lucy Maud Montgomery

May

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Thorvald Stauning
José Abad Santos Chief Justice Jose Abad Santos.jpg
José Abad Santos
John Barrymore Portrait of John Barrymore.jpg
John Barrymore

June

Eusebio Ayala EUSEBIO AYALA.jpg
Eusebio Ayala
Reinhard Heydrich Bundesarchiv Bild 146-1969-054-16, Reinhard Heydrich.jpg
Reinhard Heydrich
Frank Irons 1908 Frank Irons.JPG
Frank Irons
Pope John XIX of Alexandria Pope John XIX of Alexandria.jpg
Pope John XIX of Alexandria

July

Refik Saydam Refik Saydam.jpg
Refik Saydam
Saint Pauline of the Agonizing Heart of Jesus Santa Paulina 1.jpg
Saint Pauline of the Agonizing Heart of Jesus
Joaquín Sánchez de Toca Sánchez Toca.JPG
Joaquín Sánchez de Toca
Roberto Maria Ortiz Robertomortiz.jpg
Roberto Maria Ortiz
Titus Brandsma TitusBrandsma.jpg
Titus Brandsma
Louis Borno Louis Borno.jpg
Louis Borno
Leopold Mandić Sveti Leopold Bogdan Mandic Rijeka.jpg
Leopold Mandić

August

Richard Willstätter Richard Willstätter.jpg
Richard Willstätter
Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross Edith Stein (ca. 1938-1939).jpg
Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross
Prince George, Duke of Kent George 1st Kent.png
Prince George, Duke of Kent

September

Blessed Adam Bargielski Ks. Adam Bargielski.jpg
Blessed Adam Bargielski
Blessed Bronisław Kostkowski Bronisław Kostkowski patron Slupska.jpg
Blessed Bronisław Kostkowski

October

Blessed Maria Antonina Kratochwil Blessed Maria Antonina Kratochwil.jpg
Blessed Maria Antonina Kratochwil

November

Prince Heinrich XXXIII Reuss of Köstritz Heinrich XXXIII RjL - Zum Besten der Kriegswaisen.jpg
Prince Heinrich XXXIII Reuss of Köstritz
Hernando Siles Reyes Hernando siles reyes.jpg
Hernando Siles Reyes
Mohammad Ali Foroughi Mohammad Ali Foroughi.jpg
Mohammad Ali Foroughi

December

François Darlan François Darlan 1942 USA-MTO-NWA-p266.jpg
François Darlan

Date Unknown

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