The 1720s decade ran from January 1, 1720, to December 31, 1729.

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Events

1720

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January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

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1721

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January–March

April–June

July –September

October –December

Date unknown

1722

This section is transcluded from 1722. (edit | history)

January–March

April–June

July–September

July: Start of the Russo-Persian War.
July: Start of the Russo-Persian War.

October–December

Date unknown

1723

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January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

1724

This section is transcluded from 1724. (edit | history)

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

1725

This section is transcluded from 1725. (edit | history)

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

1726

This section is transcluded from 1726. (edit | history)

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

1727

This section is transcluded from 1727. (edit | history)

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

1728

This section is transcluded from 1728. (edit | history)

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

1729

This section is transcluded from 1729. (edit | history)

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date unknown

Births

Transcluding articles: 1720, 1721, 1722, 1723, 1724, 1725, 1726, 1727, 1728, and 1729

1720

Charles Edward Stuart

1721

Roger Sherman

1722

John Burgoyne
Christopher Smart
Samuel Adams

1723

Adam Smith

1724

Louise of Great Britain

1725

Giacomo Casanova
Maria Teresa Cybo-Malaspina, Duchess of Massa
Robert Clive

1726

James Hutton

1727

James Wolfe

1728

James Cook

1729

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Anders Chydenius
Catherine II of Russia
Catherine II of Russia

Deaths

Transcluding articles: 1720, 1721, 1722, 1723, 1724, 1725, 1726, 1727, 1728, and 1729

1720

Joseph Dudley
John Rackham

1721

Marguerite Louise d'Orléans
Alexander Selkirk

1722

John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
Kangxi Emperor

1723

Christopher Wren
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

1724

Pope Innocent XIII
Saint Ludovico Sabbatini
Jack Sheppard

1725

Emperor Peter I of Russia
Jonathan Wild

1726

John Vanbrugh

1727

Isaac Newton
George I of Great Britain

1728

Cotton Mather

1729

Samuel Clarke

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