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TRENDING Members of the Vanderbilt Family

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List of the members of the Vanderbilt family, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list includes the names of each famous person in the Vanderbilt family, along with information like where each person was born. If you're doing research on historic members of the Vanderbilt family, then this list is the perfect jumping off point for finding out which notable people are included. The Vanderbilt family has held prominence in the world dating back many years, so it's no wonder that many people have a fascination with its members. While this is not an exact family tree, it does show a list of many popular members of the Vanderbilt family.

List includes Anderson Cooper, Amy Vanderbilt, Cornelius Vanderbilt, Gertrude Vanderbilt, Gloria Vanderbilt, plus much more. Featuring famous relatives, descendants still living today, and more, this list has it all. 

The information on this page of prominent Vanderbilt family members can help answer the questions, “Who was in the Vanderbilt family?” and "Who is part of the Vanderbilt family?
Anderson Cooper is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Members of the Vanderbilt Family
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Anderson Hays Cooper is an American journalist, author, and television personality. He is the primary anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°. The program is normally broadcast live from a New York City studio; however, Cooper often broadcasts live on location for breaking news stories. ...more

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Age: 48

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Profession: Journalist, Television producer, Film Producer, Model Author, + more

Credits: Anderson Cooper 360°, 60 Minutes, Anderson Live, The Mole

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Gloria Vanderbilt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Members of the Vanderbilt Family
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Gloria Laura Vanderbilt is an American artist, author, actress, heiress and socialite, noted as an early developer of designer blue jeans. She is a member of the Vanderbilt family of New York and the mother of CNN television anchor Anderson Cooper. ...more

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Age: 91

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Profession: Fashion designer, Socialite, Designer, Actor Writer, + more

Credits: Half Past Autumn

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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Members of the Vanderbilt Family
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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney was an American sculptor, art patron and collector, and founder in 1931 of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City. She was a prominent social figure and hostess, who was born into the wealthy Vanderbilt family and married into the Whitney family. ...more

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Age: Died at 67 (1875-1942)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Sculptor, Sculpture, Art collector

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William Henry Vanderbilt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Members of the Vanderbilt Family
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William Henry "Billy" Vanderbilt I was an American businessman and philanthropist. He was the eldest son of Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt and a prominent member of the Vanderbilt family. ...more

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Age: Died at 64 (1821-1885)

Birthplace: New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America

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Cornelius Vanderbilt III is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Members of the Vanderbilt Family
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Cornelius "Neily" Vanderbilt III was an American military officer, inventor, engineer, and yachtsman, and a member of the prominent American Vanderbilt family. ...more

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Age: Died at 69 (1873-1942)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Members of the Vanderbilt Family
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Cornelius Vanderbilt "C.V." Whitney was an American businessman, film producer, writer, philanthropist, polo player, and government official, as well as the owner of a leading stable of thoroughbred racehorses. Born in Old Westbury, New York, he was the son of the wealthy and socially prominent ...more

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Age: Died at 93 (1899-1992)

Birthplace: Roslyn, New York, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson

Credits: The Searchers, The Missouri Traveler, The Young Land

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William Henry Vanderbilt III is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Members of the Vanderbilt Family
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William Henry Vanderbilt III was Governor of Rhode Island and a member of the wealthy and socially prominent Vanderbilt family. ...more

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Age: Died at 80 (1901-1981)

Birthplace: New York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York United States of America, + more

Profession: Politician

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John Spencer-Churchill, 10th D... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Members of the Vanderbilt Family
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John Albert William Spencer-Churchill, 10th Duke of Marlborough, styled Marquess of Blandford until 1934, was a British peer. Marlborough was born in London as the first of two sons born to Charles Spencer-Churchill, 9th Duke of Marlborough and his first wife, the former Consuelo Vanderbilt, an ...more

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Age: Died at 75 (1897-1972)

Birthplace: Europe, Eurasia, United Kingdom, London England, + more

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