1729 in History
March 15 Sister St. Stanislas Hachard, 1st U.S. nun, takes her vows, N Orleans
April 15 Johann S Bachs "Matthaus Passion" premieres in Leipzig
July 22 Diamonds found in Minas Geras, Brazil
July 25 North Carolina becomes a royal colony
July 30 City of Baltimore founded
September 16 Willem KH Friso installed as viceroy of Groningen
October 12 Willem KH Friso installed as viceroy of Gelderland
November 9 Spain, France and England signs Treaty of Seville
November 21 Netherlands signs Treaty of Seville