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News correspondent , cable news anchor

Anderson Hays Cooper, American news correspondent, cable news anchor.


Cooper, Anderson Hays was born on June 3, 1967 in New York City. Son of Wyatt Emory Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt.


Bachelor in Political Science, Yale University, 1989. Student, Vietnam National University, Hanoi.


Producer & chief international correspondent Channel One News. Correspondent ABC News, 1995—1999. Co-anchor World News Now, ABC, 1999—2000, correspondent World News Tonight, 20/20, 20/20 Downtown, host The Mole, 2001—2002.

Co-anchor American Morning, Cable News Network, 2002, weekend prime-time anchor Cable News Network, 2002—2003, anchor, host Anderson Cooper 360, since 2003, co-anchor NewsNight, 2005. Correspondent 60 Minutes, Columbia Broadcasting System, since 2007. Host Cable News Network's New Year's Eve special from Times Square, since 2002.

Contributing editor Details magazine.



Wyatt Emory Cooper

Gloria Vanderbilt