Kanpô 2 (寛保二年)
Timeline of 1742
- 1742/4 The shogunate organizes the kujikata osadamegaki, a compilation of legal codes and procedures.
Other Events of 1742
Births and Deaths
- 1742/2/27 Kabuki actor Ichikawa Danjûrô III dies (b. 1721).
- Kabuki playwright Tatsuoka Mansaku is born (d. 1809).