Don Cornelius

The late Don Cornelius was inducted into the Illinois Broadcasters Association’s Hall of Fame on Friday, August 17, 2012, exactly 42 years to the date (August 17, 1970) that television’s legendary “Soul Train” debuted from Chicago studios. The induction and tribute to Don’s legacy was held at the Museum of Broadcast Communications. Members of the […]

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Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey, whose meteoric rise from Chicago talk show host to media icon has made her one of Illinois’ most renowned broadcasters and a member Illinois Broadcasters Association’s Hall of Fame. “Oprah is the epitome of broadcasting excellence,” remarked Dennis Lyle, President/CEO of the Illinois Broadcasters Association. “How fortunate for us that she chose Illinois […]

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