Vanderbilt in 1959
|Born||Gloria Laura Vanderbilt
February 20, 1924
Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
|Other names||Gloria Vanderbilt|
|Occupation||Artist, actress, fashion designer, socialite|
|Children||4, including Anderson Cooper|
|Parent(s)||Reginald Claypoole 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.
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
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- 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.
- Green, Penelope (2016-04-02). "At Home With Gloria Vanderbilt". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2017-10-18.
- "Excerpt: "The Rainbow Comes and Goes"". Retrieved 2017-10-18.
- "Gloria Vanderbilt, son Anderson Cooper release tell-all book". NY Daily News. Retrieved 2017-10-18.
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