1842

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This article is about the year 1842.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1810s  1820s  1830s  – 1840s –  1850s  1860s  1870s
Years: 1839 1840 184118421843 1844 1845
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1842 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1842
MDCCCXLII
Ab urbe condita 2595
Armenian calendar 1291
ԹՎ ՌՄՂԱ
Assyrian calendar 6592
Bengali calendar 1249
Berber calendar 2792
British Regnal year Vict. 1 – 6 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2386
Burmese calendar 1204
Byzantine calendar 7350–7351
Chinese calendar 辛丑(Metal Ox)
4538 or 4478
    — to —
壬寅年 (Water Tiger)
4539 or 4479
Coptic calendar 1558–1559
Discordian calendar 3008
Ethiopian calendar 1834–1835
Hebrew calendar 5602–5603
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1898–1899
 - Shaka Samvat 1763–1764
 - Kali Yuga 4942–4943
Holocene calendar 11842
Igbo calendar 842–843
Iranian calendar 1220–1221
Islamic calendar 1257–1258
Japanese calendar Tenpō 13
(天保13年)
Javanese calendar 1769–1770
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4175
Minguo calendar 70 before ROC
民前70年
Nanakshahi calendar 374
Thai solar calendar 2384–2385


1842 (MDCCCXLII) was a common year starting on Saturday (dominical letter B) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D) of the Julian calendar, the 1842nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 842nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 42nd year of the 19th century, and the 3rd year of the 1840s decade. As of the start of 1842, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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