Died in 1733

Jan 17 George Byng 1st Viscount Torrington a British naval officer and statesman of the late 17th and early 18th centuries. His career included service as First Lord of the Admiralty during the reign of King George II
Jan 21 Bernard Mandeville an Anglo-Dutch philosopher, political economist and satirist. Born in Rotterdam, Netherlands, he lived most of his life in England and used English for most of his published works. He became famous for The Fable of the Bees
Jan 25 Sir Gilbert Heathcote 1st Baronet a Governor of the Bank of England and Lord Mayor of London in the early 18th Century.
Jan 27 Thomas Woolston an English theologian. Although he was often classed as a deist, his biographer William Trapnell regards him as an Anglican who held unorthodox theological views
Feb 1 Augustus II the Strong Elector of Saxony , Imperial Vicar and became King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania.
Feb 26 Johann Adam Birkenstock a German composer and violinist. He was regarded as one of the foremost violinists in his days
Mar 4 Claude de Forbin a French naval commander. In 1685-1688 he was on a diplomatic mission to Siam. He became governor of Bangkok and a general in the Siamese army, and left Siam shortly before King Narai fell ill and was deposed by a Coup d'état
Mar 13 Charlotte Aïssé the daughter of a Circassian chief, and was born about 1694.
Mar 26 John Julian the first recorded black pirate to operate in the New World, as the pilot of the ship Whydah.
Apr 14 Ippolito Desideri an Italian Jesuit missionary in Tibet and the first European to have successfully studied and understood Tibetan language and culture.
Apr 19 Elizabeth Hamilton Countess of Orkney an English courtier from the Villiers family and the acknowledged mistress of William III & II, King of England and Scotland, from 1680 until 1695. She was a lady-in-waiting to his wife and co-monarch, Queen Mary II
May 1 Nicolas Coustou a French sculptor and academic.
May 10 Barton Booth one of the most famous dramatic actors of the first part of the 18th century.
May 18 Georg Böhm a German Baroque organist and composer. He is notable for his development of the chorale partita and for his influence on the young S. Bach
Jun 14 Tsarevna Catherine Ivanovna of Russia a daughter of Tsar Ivan V and Praskovia Saltykova, eldest sister of Empress Anna of Russia and niece of Peter the Great. By her marriage, she was a Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Jun 23 Johann Jakob Scheuchzer a Swiss scholar born at Zürich.
Jul 11 Jakob Hermann a mathematician who worked on problems in classical mechanics. He is the author of Phoronomia, an early treatise on Mechanics. In 1729, he proclaimed that it was as easy to graph a locus on the polar coordinate system as it was to graph it on the Cartesian coordinate system
Jul 12 Anne-Thérèse de Marguenat de Courcelles generally known as the Marquise de Lambert, was a French writer and salonnière.
Aug 16 Matthew Tindal an eminent English deist author. His works, highly influential at the dawn of the Enlightenment, caused great controversy and challenged the Christian consensus of his time
Sep 11 François Couperin a French Baroque composer, organist and harpsichordist. He was known as Couperin le Grand to distinguish him from other members of the musically talented Couperin family
Oct 24 Henrietta Godolphin 2nd Duchess of Marlborough the daughter of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, general of the army, and Sarah Jennings, Duchess of Marlborough, close friend and business manager of Queen Anne.
Oct 25 Giovanni Girolamo Saccheri an Italian Jesuit priest, scholastic philosopher, and mathematician.
Oct 26 Antonio Veracini an Italian composer and violinist of the Baroque era.
Oct 31 Eberhard Louis Duke of Württemberg the tenth duke of Württemberg, from 1692 until 1733.
Nov 2 Louis de Boullogne a French painter.