Robert B. Sherman, the songwriter who teamed with his brother Richard to write songs for Walt Disney’s classic films, including for “Mary Poppins,” has died. He was 86.
Sherman died yesterday in London, his agent, Stella Richards, told the Associated Press. The cause was not disclosed.
The brothers also wrote music for other Disney films, including "The Jungle Book," ”The Aristocats" and
written for the 1964 New York World’s Fair, was another Sherman composition.