Gloria Vanderbilt

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Gloria Vanderbilt
Gloria Vanderbilt 1959.JPG
Vanderbilt in 1959
Born Gloria Laura Vanderbilt
(1924-02-20) February 20, 1924 (age 94)
Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
Other names Gloria Vanderbilt
Occupation Artist, actress, fashion designer, socialite
Spouse(s)
Children 4, including Anderson Cooper
Parent(s) Reginald Claypoole Vanderbilt
Gloria Morgan
Family Vanderbilt

Gloria Vanderbilt (born February 20, 1924) is an American artist, author, socialite and heiress. She is credited as an early developer of blue jeans. She is the mother of the CNN reporter Anderson Cooper.[1][2]

Vanderbilt worked in the fashion business in the 1970s and continued until the 1990s. In 2001, Vanderbilt opened her first art exhibition in Vermont. She is the author of several novels and memoirs. She also has several perfumes with her name. Vanderbilt was born in New York City

In 2016, Vanderbilt along with her son Anderson Cooper pushlished a book titled, "The Rainbow Comes and Goes".[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Jacobson, Brianna (2017-09-06). "This 'poor little rich girl' grew up to be a fashion icon and mother to a 'foxy' media scion". CNBC. Retrieved 2017-10-18. 
  2. Green, Penelope (2016-04-02). "At Home With Gloria Vanderbilt". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2017-10-18. 
  3. "Excerpt: "The Rainbow Comes and Goes"". Retrieved 2017-10-18. 
  4. "Gloria Vanderbilt, son Anderson Cooper release tell-all book". NY Daily News. Retrieved 2017-10-18. 

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