Jan 04 Joseph de Montesquiou earl d'Artagnan, French lt-general, dies at 77 in the year 1729.
Jan 19 On this day in history william Congreve, English dramatist (Love for Love), dies at 58
Jan 31 In the year 1729 death of jakob Roggeveen, Dutch explorer (b. 1659)
Mar 02 Francesco Bianchini, Italian philosopher and scientist (b. 1662) died on this day in history.
Mar 21 John Law, Scottish financier, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
Apr 11 On this day in history manuel de Egues, composer, dies at 71
May 04 In the year 1729 death of louis-Antoine, Cardinal de Noailles, French cardinal (b. 1651)
May 17 Samuel Clarke, theologian, dies on this day in history.