The following is a list of notable world figures who died on November 29th.

  1. 741 - Pope Gregory III
  2. 1268 - Pope Clement IV
  3. 1314 - Philip IV of France (b. 1268)
  4. 1330 - Roger de Mortimer, 1st Earl of March, de facto ruler of England (b. 1287)
  5. 1342 - Michael of Cesena, Italian Franciscan leader (b. 1270)
  6. 1378 - Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1316)
  7. 1530 - Thomas Wolsey, adviser to King Henry VIII of England
  8. 1577 - Cuthbert Mayne, English saint (b. 1543)
  9. 1590 - Philipp Nikodemus Frischlin, German philologist and poet (b. 1547)
  10. 1595 - Alonso de Ercilla y Zúñiga, Basque soldier and poet (b. 1533)
  11. 1626 - Ernst, Graf von Mansfield, German soldier
  12. 1632 - Frederick V, Elector Palatine (b. 1596)
  13. 1643 - William Cartwright, English dramatist (b. 1611)
  14. 1643 - Claudio Monteverdi, Italian composer (b. 1567)
  15. 1646 - Laurentius Paulinus Gothus, Swedish theologian and astronomer (b. 1565)
  16. 1661 - Brian Walton, English clergyman and scholar (b. 1600)
  17. 1694 - Marcello Malpighi, Italian physician (b. 1628)
  18. 1695 - James Dalrymple, 1st Viscount Stair, Scottish lawyer and statesman (b. 1619)
  19. 1699 - Patrick Gordon, Scottish general (b. 1635)
  20. 1759 - Nicolaus I Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1687)
  21. 1780 - Maria Theresa of Austria (b. 1717)
  22. 1797 - Samuel Langdon, American President of Harvard University (b. 1723)
  23. 1847 - Marcus Whitman, Washington state pioneer (b. 1802)
  24. 1924 - Giacomo Puccini, Italian composer (b. 1858)
  25. 1939 - Philipp Scheidemann, Chancellor of Germany (b. 1865)
  26. 1953 - Sam De Grasse, American actor (b. 1875)
  27. 1953 - Milt Gross, American comic book illustrator and animator (b. 1895)
  28. 1954 - Dink Johnson, American musician (b. 1892)
  29. 1957 - Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Austrian composer (b. 1897)
  30. 1972 - Carl Stalling, American composer (b. 1888)
  31. 1974 - James J. Braddock, American heavyweight boxer (b. 1905)
  32. 1975 - Graham Hill, British race car driver (b. 1929)
  33. 1979 - Zeppo Marx, American actor and comedian (b. 1901)
  34. 1980 - Dorothy Day, American journalist, turned social activist, and devout member of the Roman Catholic Church.
  35. 1981 - Fredric Wertham, German-born psychologist (b. 1895)
  36. 1981 - Natalie Wood, American actress (b. 1938)
  37. 1982 - Percy Williams, Canadian athlete (b. 1908)
  38. 1984 - Gotthard Günther, German philosopher (b. 1900)
  39. 1986 - Cary Grant, British-born American actor (b. 1904)
  40. 1991 - Frank Yerby, American author (b. 1916)
  41. 1991 - Ralph Bellamy, American actor (b. 1904)
  42. 1992 - Jean Dieudonné, French mathematician (b. 1906)
  43. 1998 - Martin Ruane, British professional wrestler (b. 1947)
  44. 1999 - Gene Rayburn, American game show host (b. 1917)
  45. 2000 - Daniel Gélin, French actor (b. 1921)
  46. 2001 - George Harrison, British singer, guitarist and songwriter (b. 1943)
  47. 2001 - John Knowles, American author (b. 1926)
  48. 2003 - Moondog Spot, wrestler (b. 1952)
  49. 2004 - John Drew Barrymore, American actor (b. 1929)
  50. 2004 - Harry Danning, American baseball player (b. 1911)
  51. 2004 - Anne Samson, oldest-ever nun documented (b. 1891)
  52. 2005 - David di Tommaso, French soccer player (b. 1979)
  53. 2005 - Wendie Jo Sperber, American actress (b. 1958)
  54. 2006 - Allen Carr, English anti-smoking campaigner (b. 1934)