James Horner the Oscar winning film composer has died in a plane crash. He composed titanic and braveheart. the Oscar winning composer died at the age of 61 in a plane in southern California. A single engine plane registered to Horner crashed near Santa Barbara on Monday morning. The identity of the pilot was unknown, but was later confirmed by his assistant. when she wrote on her Facebook page ;
'we have lost an amazing person with a huge heart and unbelievable talent'', Patrycja his assistant wrote
'He died doing what he loved. thank you all for your support.
The plane a S-312 Tucan MK1 turbo-props with two seats crashed at about 9:30am local time on Monday, no one else was on board. The family lawyer Jay Cooper, confirmed that the plane was one of the several he had. He was a trained pilot...he will be greatly missed.