Jan 04 On this day in history joseph de Montesquiou earl d'Artagnan, French lt-general, dies at 77
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 in the year 1729.
Mar 21 John Law, Scottish financier, dies at about 57 in the year 1729.
Apr 11 Manuel de Egues, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1729.
May 04 Louis-Antoine, Cardinal de Noailles, French cardinal (b. 1651) died in the year 1729.
May 17 Samuel Clarke, theologian, dies in the year 1729.