'Soul Train' Creator Don Cornelius Dead at 75
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

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Don Cornelius, the legendary creator and host of ‘Soul Train’, was found dead in his Sherman Oaks home Wednesday morning. He was 75 years old.

Law enforcement sources say the cause of death was apparently a self-inflicted gunshot wound, but the case is ongoing and details are still being confirmed.

‘Soul Train’ has a rich history, bringing black culture, style and music to homes for 35 years.

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Sadé Muhammad is a news intern at BlackEnterprise.com. Before Black Enterprise, she was a fashion writer for Jonesmagazine.com, blogger and research intern for Niaonline.com, and a marketing and web intern for WPVI-TV/6ABC in Philadelphia, PA. Sadé is a senior magazine journalism major and honors student at the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. With a passion for empowerment and solidarity among women of color, she is developing a print and online lifestyle magazine catering to this very audience for her senior thesis. When she’s not writing, she is talking fashion, travel, and Knicks basketball.


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