Her father was expelled from Switzerland for political reasons and her grandfather, a garden designer, took the role of being her guardian.
She later starred as in the 1967 Bond parody.
Harris worked with a personal trainer for two months prior to shooting, exercising five days a week for two hours a day.
From the romantic bond, Ursula and Harry welcomed their only son Dimitri.
In what became an iconic moment in cinematic and fashion history, she rose out of the in a sporting a large diving knife on her hip.
On television, she participated in the 1986 Emmy-winning miniseries Peter the Great, and joined the cast of the primetime soap opera Falcon Crest for a three-episode arc in 1988 as an exotic foreigner who assists David Selby in retrieving Dana Sparks from a white slave ring.