Anderson Cooper Profile/ Biography, DOB, Age, Height, Bio, Family, Wife, Net worth

Anderson Cooper (Anderson Hays Cooper)

Last Updated: 23 Nov, 2022 | Views: 32

Age: 55

Profession: Journalist

Other Profession(s): Television Presenter, Model, Film Producer, Commentator

Higher Education: Bachelor of Arts, Political science and graduating

Birth Date, Sign & Religion Details

Date of Birth
03 Jun, 1967
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
New York
Birth District
New York City
Birth Sign

About Anderson Cooper

About (Profile/Biography):
Anderson Hays Cooper is a member of the Vanderbilt family and an American television journalist and political analyst. He serves as the show's main anchor on the CNN news programme Anderson Cooper 360°. Cooper works for CNN as well as for CBS News' 60 Minutes as a correspondent. Channel One News hired him in 1989 after he graduated from Yale University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and he started filming war-torn regions. Cooper joined ABC News in 1995 as a correspondent, but he quickly accepted other positions across the network, serving briefly as a co-anchor, host of a reality game programme, and fill in as the host of a morning talk show.

In 1990: He took a vacation from reporting and spent a year in Vietnam, where he attended Vietnam National University in Hanoi to study the language.
In 1992: Cooper went back to filming tales from other war-torn nations, such as Somalia, Bosnia, and Rwanda.
In 1995: Cooper began his career as a correspondent for ABC News, eventually becoming a co-anchor on the overnight program World News Now a few years later.
In 2002: He began anchoring CNN's prime-time programming on weekends.
In 2017: He wrote The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son on Life, Love, and Loss with his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt.

Achievements and Awards:
In 1993: He was awarded the Bronze Telly Award.
In 2006: Cooper was honored with the Emmy Award.
In 2012: He won the National Headliner Award.

Unknown Facts:
Cooper rescued the life of a small boy who was struck in the head by a rock while covering the 2010 Haitian earthquake.
He has won 9 Emmy Awards in total, including two for his coverage of the Haiti earthquake

Physical Stats

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 178 cm
In Meters 1.78 m
In Feet & Inches 5'10"
weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 70 kg
In Pounds 154 Ibs
Eye Color
Hair Color

Family Details

Father's Name
Wyatt Cooper
Mother's Name
Gloria Vanderbilt
Benjamin Maisani
Carter Vanderbilt Cooper, Leopold Stanislaus Stokowski, Christopher Stokowski
Wyatt Morgan Cooper, Sebastian Luke Maisani-Cooper

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