Daniel died tragically from a tumor in 1985, only 21 years old.
She regularly appeared on German television.
She was married to film producer Peter Jacob the ex of from 1952 till his death in 1992.
At 14, she was crowned Miss Lido, winning her first and only beauty contest.
The essay is based on Ivo's book 'Reframing Luchino Visconti: Film and Art' 2018.