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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. 

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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

Age: 49

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

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

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

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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

Age: 93

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

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

Credits: Half Past Autumn

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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

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 "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

Age: Died at 64 (1821-1885)

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

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