Oscar-winning director Milos Forman dies at 86

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Hollywood, CA, USA, Apr 15 (ANI): Oscar-winning director Milos Forman died at the age of 86. The Czech-born movie director -- turned U.S. citizen -- passed away in Connecticut on Friday, after a short illness. His film 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' earned five Oscars in 1976. And his 1984 film ‘Amadeus’ – based on the life of Mozart -- earned another eight Oscars. His other notable works include the rock musical "Hair", "Ragtime" and "The People vs Larry Flint." Married three times, Forman met his third wife Martina - a writer - in Prague in the 1990s. He was father to two sets of twin boys, with his second and third wives.

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