Jan 04 In the year 1729 joseph de Montesquiou earl d'Artagnan, French lt-general, dies at 77
Jan 19 In the year 1729 william Congreve, English dramatist (Love for Love), dies at 58
Jan 31 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Apr 11 Manuel de Egues, composer, dies at 71 in the year 1729.
May 04 In the year 1729 death of louis-Antoine, Cardinal de Noailles, French cardinal (b. 1651)
May 17 On this day in history samuel Clarke, theologian, dies