Tenmon 11 (天文十一年)
Timeline of 1542
Other Events of 1542
- Portuguese missionary Fernand Mendes Pinto arrives in Ryûkyû.
- Ôuchi Yoshitaka sends a mission to Ming China claiming to represent the shogunate.
- Saitô Dôsan takes control of Mino province.
Births and Deaths
- Ichijô Kanesada is born.
- Itakura Katsushige, Kyoto shoshidai, is born (d. 1624).
- Nagoya Yagorô is killed at the first battle of Azukizaka.