On Monday Ennio Morricone who’s now 91yrs pass out in a Rome hospital following complications from a fall, his lawyer, Giorgio Assumma, said.
The Italian composer created the coyote-howl theme for The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, and soundtracks for gangster films like The Untouchables.
Ennio who had won an Academy Award for his soundtrack for Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight in 2016, after five previous nominations and an Honorary Award in 2007 that recognized his lifetime’s achievement.
Ennio scored more than 500 films and was a winner and nominee for numerous BAFTA awards and Golden Globes, as well as being the recipient of a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Ennio, is survived by his wife and their four children, including composer Andrea Morricone.