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|Centuries:||1st century BC – 1st century – 2nd century|
|Decades:||0s 10s 20s – 30s – 40s 50s 60s|
|Years:||36 37 38 – 39 – 40 41 42|
|Ab urbe condita||792|
|English Regnal year||N/A|
— to —己亥年十一月廿七日
|- Vikram Samvat||95–96|
|- Shaka Samvat||N/A|
|- Kali Yuga||3140–3141|
|Iranian calendar||583 BP – 582 BP|
|Islamic calendar||601 BH – 600 BH|
|Minguo calendar||1873 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||582|
Events[change | change source]
Roman Empire[change | change source]
- Tigellinus, minister and favorite of the later Roman emperor Nero, is banished for adultery with Caligula's sisters.
- Domitius Afer becomes a consul.
- Caligula is also a consul.
- Agrippa I, king of Iudaea, is called back to Rome.
- Legio XV Primigenia and XXII Primigenia are levied by Caligula for the German frontier.
- Caligula's campaign into Germany was stopped by a conspiracy led by Cassius Chaerea.
- Caligula orders that a statue of himself be placed in the temple in Jerusalem. Jews protest. They are able to stop construction of the statue until the death of Caligula (January 24, 41).
- Philo leads a Jewish delegation to Rome to protest the anti-Jewish conditions in Alexandria.
Asia[change | change source]
Births[change | change source]
- November 3 – Lucan, Roman poet
- December 30 – Titus Flavius, Roman emperor (79–81)
- Julia Drusilla, daughter of current Roman Emperor Caligula
- Britannicus, son of later Roman emperor Claudius and his third wife Messalina