Jan 04 On this day in history joseph de Montesquiou earl d'Artagnan, French lt-general, dies at 77
Jan 19 William Congreve, English dramatist (Love for Love), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Jan 31 Jakob Roggeveen, Dutch explorer (b. 1659) died on this day in history.
Mar 02 Francesco Bianchini, Italian philosopher and scientist (b. 1662) died in the year 1729.
Mar 21 On this day in history john Law, Scottish financier, dies at about 57
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 in the year 1729.