Historical Events in 1142

  • Jan 27 Wrongful execution of noted Song Dynasty General Yue Fei
  • Aug 31 Possible date for establishment of the Iroquois (Haudenosaunee) League [disputed date - other research places date between 1450 and 1660]
  • Oct 11 Treaty of Shaoxing ratified with Chinese southern Song Dynasty agreeing to pay tribute to northern Jin dynasty