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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|
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Roman Empire [change]
- Tigellinus, minister and favorite of the later Roman emperor Nero, is banished for adultery with Caligula's sisters.
- Domitius Afer secures a consulship.
- Caligula is also a consul.
- Agrippa I, king of Iudaea, is recalled 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. The governor of Syria, Publius Petronius, who is responsible for erecting the statue, faces mass demonstrations by Jews of the region and manages to delay 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.
- 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.