Anderson Cooper

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Anderson Cooper

Anderson Hays Vanderbilt Cooper (born June 3, 1967) is an American journalist. He is an anchor on CNN. He hosts Anderson Cooper 360° and the syndicated daytime talk show, Anderson Live.

Cooper was born in New York City. His mother is Gloria Vanderbilt; his father was Wyatt Emory Cooper. Cooper's great-great-great-grandfather was Cornelius Vanderbilt, a 19th-century American businessman.[1]

On July 2, 2012, Cooper came out as gay.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Anderson Cooper". Retrieved November 18, 2010.
  2. Day, Patrick Kevin (2 July 2012). "Anderson Cooper comes out as gay" – via LA Times.