Year 942 AD in History

Events in History

  • Oct 30 Alberic nominates Pope Marinus II (Martinus III)
  • Dec 17 Assassination of William I Longsword, 2nd Duke of Normandy.

Historical Figures Who Died in 942 AD

  • May 16 Saadiah Gaon, head of Talmudic Academy of Sura, dies
  • Nov 18 Odo van Cluny, 2nd abbott of Cluny (924-42), dies