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Creator and original host of Soul Train, a syndicated music program that aired for over three decades. He began the program in 1970 on Chicago’s WCIU-TV station.
His first marriage, to Delores Harrison, produced two sons: Anthony and Raymond.
How did Don Cornelius die?
|Cause of death||Suicide|
|Age of death||75 years|
|Profession||Tv Show Host|
|Birthday||September 27, 1936|
|Death date||February 1, 2012|
|Place of death||Cedars-Sinai Medical Records Office, Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Place of burial||Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend|
I figured as long as the music stayed hot and important and good, that there would always be a reason for ‘Soul Train.’Don Cornelius
Blacks on prime-time TV are only portrayed as comedians – and often in no better a light than ‘Amos & Andy.’Don Cornelius
Who’s more important than Diana Ross?Don Cornelius
Nobody really invents anything that hasn’t been done before.Don Cornelius
It’s always a pleasure to find something that matters.Don Cornelius