- Name: Don Cornelius
- Born: 09/27/1936
- Died: 02/01/2012 (75 years old)
- Occupation: Television host, producer
Donald Cortez Cornelius (September 27, 1936 – February 1, 2012) was an American television show host and producer who was best known as the creator of the nationally syndicated dance and music show Soul Train, which he hosted from 1971 until 1993. Cornelius sold the show to MadVision Entertainment in 2008.
Birth Name: Donald Cortez Cornelius
Alias: Donald Cortez Cornelius
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Death Place: Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Don Cornelius quotes :
When I have a job to do, time means nothing. I lose patience with people who work on a clock.Don Cornelius