|Countess Palatine Anna Magdalena|
|Born||14 February 1640|
|Died||12 December 1693 53) (aged|
|Buried||St. John's Church in Hanau|
|Spouse(s)||Johann Reinhard II of Hanau-Lichtenberg|
|Father||Christian I, Count Palatine of Birkenfeld-Bischweiler|
|Mother||Countess Palatine Magdalene Catherine of Zweibrücken|
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