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‘Soul Train’ Creator Don Cornelius Found Dead

Wed., Feb. 1, 2012 9:43 AM EDT
by Jana Hicks

“Soul Train” creator Don Cornelius found dead at age 75 in his Sherman Oaks, Calif., home this morning. According to multiple media reports, cops discovered the body at approximately 4 a.m. West Coast time in this upscale suburban Los Angeles bedroom community.  Law enforcement officials have only stated that Cornelius died from a gunshot wound to the head and officials believe the wound was self-inflicted.

Cornelius was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

More on Don Cornelius:

Don Cornelius: History Timeline of a Legend’s Life

Don Cornelius: Death of a Soul Man

Twitter Tribute to Don Cornelius (1936-2012)


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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