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Lys Assia (1924–2018)

Lys Assia was born on March 3, 1924 in Rupperswil. Aargau, Switzerland as Rosa Mina Schärer. She was an actress, known for Oberstadtgass (1956), Die Beine von Dolores (1957) and Ball der Nationen (1954). She was married to Oscar Pedersen and Johann Heinrich Kunz. She died on March 24, 2018 in Zollikerberg, Zollikon, Kanton Zürich, Switzerland. See full bio »

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Oberstadtgass Sängerin von 'In allen Gassen wohnt das Glück'


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 1963 Festival-album (TV Movie)
 1962 Haifischbar (TV Series)
 1957 Die Beine von Dolores
 1957 Le Notti Bianche
La cantante (uncredited)
 1956 Oberstadtgass
Sängerin von 'In allen Gassen wohnt das Glück'
 1956 Die Fischerin vom Bodensee
Singer (uncredited)
 1955 Achtung! Hochspannung! (TV Movie)
 1954 Ball der Nationen
 1953 Schlagerparade
 1953 Die Kaiserin von China
 1953 Tele-Brettl (TV Series)
 1952 Illusion in Moll
Singer (uncredited)
 1952 Palace Hotel
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In her final years, Lys Assia lived in her native Switzerland but suffered from ill health. "Life is too short to spend on unimportant things," she said to the German press. "Unfortunately, one notices this but usually only in retrospect. My life was very happy. We should never be jealous of other people's happiness.". See more »

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