TMZ.com reports that Don Cornelius, creator of the syndicated hit dance show “Soul Train” committed suicide in his Sherman Oaks, Calif. home.
The website said police found Cornelius about 4 a.m. with a gunshot wound to the head, that they believe was self-inflicted. He was taken to a hospital where he was later pronounced dead. He was 75.
• Don Cornelius: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Don_Cornelius