Lys Assia was born on 3 March 1924 in Rupperswil. Aargau, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for Oberstadtgass (1956), Palace Hotel (1952) and Die Beine von Dolores (1957). She was previously married to Oscar Pedersen and Johann Heinrich Kunz. She died on 24 March 2018 in Zollikerberg, Zollikon, Kanton Zürich, Switzerland.