Anderson Cooper and mother Gloria Vanderbilt | Gloria, 92, is the great-great-great granddaughter of shipping tycoon Cornelius Vanderbilt, and grew up under the custody of her aunt, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney. Her fourth marriage was to writer Wyatt Cooper, Anderson's father, which lasted until his death in 1978.
Who Is Gloria Vanderbilt? Anderson Cooper’s Heiress Mother
Gloria Laura Vanderbilt (born February 20, 1924) is an American artist, author, actress, heiress, and socialite most noted as an early developer of designer blue jeans. She is a member of the prominent Vanderbilt family of New York and mother of CNN's Anderson Cooper.
The powers that be at Twitter haven’t verified Zubeidat Tsarnaeva yet, but it’s only been a few hours and, according to her bio, she ”have new to Twittering.” Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s Twitter pal Troy Crossley (who was quickly smacked down by CNN’s Anderson Cooper after claiming he had Cooper’s support) has been at the forefront of the #FreeJahar movement, and Mrs. Tsarnaeva — if that really is Mrs. Tsarnaeva [dramatic pause] — has entrusted him to collect cash donations on her behalf. [...]…