He composed music for the songs of Edith Piaf and famous movies.
French composer Francis Le died in nice. This was announced by the mayor of the city Christian Estrosi.
“With great sadness I took the news of the death of Francis Le, a great musician and composer, to whom we owe, in particular, the music for “Man and woman” and “love Story,” wrote Estrosi on Twitter.
The composer wrote the music for over 50 films, including the films “the Man I love”, “Man and woman”, “Les Miserables”, “love Story”. For music to last picture Le received the award “Oscar” in 1970.
Francis-Le wrote the music for the songs of Edith Piaf, Mireille Mathieu and johnny Hallyday.