Summary: Hollywood composer who scored the Oscar-winning film Titanic and its megahit theme song My Heart Will Go On and won two Oscars for his work on Titanic
including one for the score and one shared with lyricist Will Jennings
for best original song of "My Heart Will Go On" performed by Celine
Dione, but who also composed the music for Aliens, The Karate Kid, Braveheart, and a string of other major films, and whose scores for Avatar, A Beautiful Mind, and House of Sand & Fog earned Oscar nominations.
Cause of Death: Plane crash
Born: August 14, 1953
Died: June 22, 2015
Location: Ventucopa, California