|Born||Donald Cortez Cornelius
Sept. 27, 1936. Chicago, Il, USA
|Died||Feb. 01, 2012
Sherman Oaks, CA, USA
|Cause of death||Suicide - Gun shot|
Don Cornelius, the producer and host who created the dance show “Soul Train,” was found shot dead in his Los Angeles home early Wednesday morning Feb. 1st in what appears to be a suicide, the Los Angeles Police Dept. and the county coroner’s office said. He was 75.