Â WOW, I’m lost for words right now! Don Cornelius who created “Soul Train” was found dead in his Sherman Oaks, CA home this morning TMZ is reporting the law enforcement sources are saying it appears he committed suicide.
The cops discovered the body at around 4 AM PT. 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. Word is that he committed suicide denying the battery allegations and was very depressed.
“Soul Train” changed the landscape of television when it debuted in 1971 and ran until 2006. Officials have notified Don’s family.
Cornelius was 75. What a lost!!!! RIP