Disney Legend, whose work is heard every day in 'Pirates,' 'Haunted Mansion' songs, dies at 98

You may not know his name, but there’s no doubt you know the catchy song he wrote.

Disney Legend and former Imagineer Xavier “X” Atencio, who at the encouragement of Walt Disney, wrote the lyrics for “Yo Ho, (A Pirate’s Life for Me)” song and dialogue for the Pirates of the Caribbean ride, died Sunday, Sept. 10, d23.com, reported.

Atencio was 98 years old.

Atencio, who had worked on “Fantasia” and other animated films at Disney Studios, not only wrote all of the dialogue for Pirates of the Caribbean, he wrote the lyrics for the song that takes you through