Centuries: 5th century · 6th century · 7th century
Decades: 510s 520s 530s 540s 550s 560s 570s
Years: 539 540 541 542 543 544 545
542 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 542

Ab urbe condita 1295
Armenian calendar N/A
Bahá'í calendar -1302 – -1301
Buddhist calendar 1086
Coptic calendar 258 – 259
Ethiopian calendar 534 – 535
Hebrew calendar 4302 4303
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 597 – 598
 - Shaka Samvat 464 – 465
 - Kali Yuga 3643 – 3644
Holocene calendar 10542
Iranian calendar 80 BP – 79 BP
Islamic calendar 83 BH – 81 BH
Japanese calendar
 - Imperial Year Kōki 1202
Julian calendar 587
Korean calendar 2875
Thai solar calendar 1085


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Byzantine EmpireEdit

  • An outbreak of the plague kills at least 100,000 in Constantinople and perhaps two million or more in the rest of the Empire.




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People of the year 542 at Familypedia

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8 people lived in 542

Garibald I of Bavaria (525-592)
Chilperik I (539-584)Chlothar I of the Franks (497-561)Radegund (c520-587)
Chlothar I of the Franks (497-561)Clovis I of the Franks (c466-511)
Butilin of Alamannia (bef515-554)Leutharius of Alamannia (bef500-554)
Leutharius of Alamannia (bef500-554)
Cutha of Wessex (c540-584)Cynric of Wessex (-560)
Ansbertus (c520-c590)Ferreolus, Senator of Narbonne (470-)Dode, Abbess of Saint Pierre de Reims (bef509-?)
Blithilde (c538-c603)Chlothar I of the Franks (497-561)Waldrada (530-?)

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