1942

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
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 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.

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

January

February

March

April

Spring 1942: the Nazi German extermination camp Treblinka II opens in occupied Poland near the village of Treblinka

May

June

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

Other Languages
Afrikaans: 1942
Alemannisch: 1942
አማርኛ: 1942 እ.ኤ.አ.
Аҧсшәа: 1942
العربية: 1942
aragonés: 1942
arpetan: 1942
asturianu: 1942
Avañe'ẽ: 1942
авар: 1942
Aymar aru: 1942
azərbaycanca: 1942
বাংলা: ১৯৪২
Bân-lâm-gú: 1942 nî
Basa Banyumasan: 1942
башҡортса: 1942 йыл
беларуская: 1942
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: 1942
भोजपुरी: 1942
Bikol Central: 1942
български: 1942
Boarisch: 1942
bosanski: 1942.
brezhoneg: 1942
català: 1942
Чӑвашла: 1942
Cebuano: 1942
čeština: 1942
Cymraeg: 1942
dansk: 1942
davvisámegiella: 1942
Deutsch: 1942
eesti: 1942
Ελληνικά: 1942
emiliàn e rumagnòl: 1942
эрзянь: 1942 ие
español: 1942
Esperanto: 1942
estremeñu: 1942
euskara: 1942
Fiji Hindi: 1942
føroyskt: 1942
français: 1942
Frysk: 1942
Gaeilge: 1942
Gaelg: 1942
Gagauz: 1942
Gàidhlig: 1942
galego: 1942
贛語: 1942年
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: 1942-ngièn
хальмг: 1942 җил
한국어: 1942년
Հայերեն: 1942
हिन्दी: १९४२
hornjoserbsce: 1942
hrvatski: 1942.
Ido: 1942
Ilokano: 1942
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: মারি ১৯৪২
Bahasa Indonesia: 1942
interlingua: 1942
Ирон: 1942-æм аз
íslenska: 1942
italiano: 1942
עברית: 1942
Basa Jawa: 1942
ಕನ್ನಡ: ೧೯೪೨
Kapampangan: 1942
къарачай-малкъар: 1942 джыл
ქართული: 1942
kaszëbsczi: 1942
қазақша: 1942 жыл
kernowek: 1942
Kiswahili: 1942
коми: 1942 во
Kreyòl ayisyen: 1942 (almanak gregoryen)
Kurdî: 1942
Кыргызча: 1942
кырык мары: 1942 и
лезги: 1942 йис
Latina: 1942
latviešu: 1942. gads
Lëtzebuergesch: 1942
lietuvių: 1942 m.
Ligure: 1942
Limburgs: 1942
lingála: 1942
Livvinkarjala: 1942
la .lojban.: 1942moi
lumbaart: 1942
magyar: 1942
मैथिली: १९४२
македонски: 1942
Malagasy: 1942
മലയാളം: 1942
Māori: 1942
मराठी: इ.स. १९४२
მარგალური: 1942
مصرى: 1942
Bahasa Melayu: 1942
Baso Minangkabau: 1942
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: 1942 nièng
молдовеняскэ: 1942
монгол: 1942 он
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ၁၉၄၂
Nāhuatl: 1942
Dorerin Naoero: 1942
Nederlands: 1942
Nedersaksies: 1942
नेपाली: सन् १९४२
नेपाल भाषा: ई सं १९४२
日本語: 1942年
Napulitano: 1942
нохчийн: 1942 шо
Nordfriisk: 1942
norsk: 1942
norsk nynorsk: 1942
Nouormand: 1942
Novial: 1942
occitan: 1942
олык марий: 1942
ଓଡ଼ିଆ: ୧୯୪୨
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: 1942
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: 1942
पालि: १९४२
پنجابی: 1942
Papiamentu: 1942
Tok Pisin: 1942
Plattdüütsch: 1942
polski: 1942
português: 1942
qırımtatarca: 1942
reo tahiti: 1942
Ripoarisch: Joohr 1942
română: 1942
Runa Simi: 1942
русиньскый: 1942
русский: 1942 год
саха тыла: 1942 сыл
sardu: 1942
Scots: 1942
Seeltersk: 1942
Sesotho sa Leboa: 1942
shqip: 1942
sicilianu: 1942
සිංහල: 1942
Simple English: 1942
سنڌي: 1942ع
slovenčina: 1942
slovenščina: 1942
ślůnski: 1942
Soomaaliga: 1942
کوردی: ١٩٤٢
српски / srpski: 1942
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: 1942
Basa Sunda: 1942
suomi: 1942
svenska: 1942
Tagalog: 1942
தமிழ்: 1942
татарча/tatarça: 1942 ел
తెలుగు: 1942
tetun: 1942
ไทย: พ.ศ. 2485
тоҷикӣ: Соли 1942
Türkçe: 1942
Türkmençe: 1942
удмурт: 1942 ар
українська: 1942
اردو: 1942ء
vèneto: 1942
Tiếng Việt: 1942
Volapük: 1942
Võro: 1942
walon: 1942
West-Vlams: 1942
Winaray: 1942
ייִדיש: 1942
Yorùbá: 1942
粵語: 1942年
Zazaki: 1942
Zeêuws: 1942
žemaitėška: 1942
中文: 1942年