1742

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This article is about the year 1742.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1710s  1720s  1730s  – 1740s –  1750s  1760s  1770s
Years: 1739 1740 174117421743 1744 1745
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1742 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1742
MDCCXLII
Ab urbe condita 2495
Armenian calendar 1191
ԹՎ ՌՃՂԱ
Assyrian calendar 6492
Bahá'í calendar −102 – −101
Bengali calendar 1149
Berber calendar 2692
British Regnal year 15 Geo. 2 – 16 Geo. 2
Buddhist calendar 2286
Burmese calendar 1104
Byzantine calendar 7250–7251
Chinese calendar 辛酉(Metal Rooster)
4438 or 4378
    — to —
壬戌年 (Water Dog)
4439 or 4379
Coptic calendar 1458–1459
Discordian calendar 2908
Ethiopian calendar 1734–1735
Hebrew calendar 5502–5503
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1798–1799
 - Shaka Samvat 1664–1665
 - Kali Yuga 4843–4844
Holocene calendar 11742
Igbo calendar 742–743
Iranian calendar 1120–1121
Islamic calendar 1154–1155
Japanese calendar Kanpō 2
(寛保2年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4075
Minguo calendar 170 before ROC
民前170年
Thai solar calendar 2285


Year 1742 (MDCCXLII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday of the 11-day slower Julian calendar.

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  1. ^ "A dozen Downing Street departures". BBC News. 2007-05-09. Archived from the original on 23 August 2007. Retrieved 2007-07-14. 
  2. ^ Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. p. 309. ISBN 0-304-35730-8.