Christian VI and Sophie Magdalene of Brandenburg
Name: Christian VI
Birth: 30 November 1699
Child of:Frederik IV and Louise of Mecklenburg-Güstrow
Marriage: Sophia Magdalen of Brandenburg-Kulmbach
Children: Frederik V and Louise (married to Ernst III of Saxen-Hildburghausen)
Death: 6 August 1746
Throne passed to: Frederik V
The first version of Christiansborg Palace was built during his reign.
Name: Sophie Magdalene af Brandenburg-Kulmbach
English Name: Sophia Magdalen of Brandenburg-Kulmbach
Birth: 28 November 1700
Child of:Margrave Christian Heinrich of Brandenburg-Kulmbach and Countess Sofie Christiane of Wolfstein
Death: 27 May, 1770
Was the founder of the royal Danish Crown Jewels, in that she donated a large part of her jewels to the cause.
Sophie Magdalene refused to wear the same crown that Queen Anna Sophie had worn.
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