Donald Cortez “Don” Cornelius (September 27, 1936 – February 1, 2012) was an American television show host and producer who is best known as the creator of the nationally syndicated dance/music franchise Soul Train, which he hosted from 1971-1993. Cornelius sold the show to MadVision Entertainment in 2008.
Don Cornelius Cause of Death
Don Cornelius died of a self-inflicted gunshot. Cornelius suffered from dementia and his health had been on the decline.
Don Cornelius was 75 years old at the time of his death
Don Cornelius Grooving Down the Soul Train Line