Died the winner of “Eurovision” Liz Assia

In the hospital the Swiss Zurich on 95-m to year of life has died the winner of the first Eurovision song contest Liz Assia. This publication reports the Metro.

the pop singer brought victory at the Eurovision song contest 1956, where she performed with the song Refrain. Then Assia represented Switzerland in 1957 and 1958.

the Singer was born in 1924 and was the youngest of 12 children in the family. Her career began as a dancer, and first sang from the stage in 1940.

In the last years of his life Liz Assia participated in various events dedicated to the “Eurovision”. In particular, was the guest of honor at the contest in Baku in 2012.