Anderson Cooper Facts: Age, Partner, Baby, Net Worth, Parents, Brother

Date Updated: January 9, 2024

Birth Date June 3, 1967
Birth Name Anderson Hays Cooper
Nickname Coop, Andy
Birth Place New York City, New York, U.S.
Residence New York City, New York, U.S.
Ethnicity White

Quick Stats
Age 56 years 10 months
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Nationality American
Height 5' 10'' (177.8 cm)
Weight 68 kg (150 lbs)
Religion Christianity
Relationship Status Single

Anderson Cooper is an American openly gay broadcast journalist well-known as the primary anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°


Anderson Cooper born as Anderson Hays Cooper is a host for Anderson Cooper 360° affiliate to CNN. He was born in Manhattan, New York City to his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt(artist, fashion designer, writer, and heiress ), and his father,  Wyatt Emory Cooper(writer ). He had a full-brother (Carter Vanderbilt Cooper who committed suicide on July 22, 1988, at age 23, by jumping from the 14th-floor terrace of Vanderbilt's New York City penthouse apartment). He has two half-brothers named Christopher Stokowski and  Leopold Stanislaus "Stan" Stokowski from Gloria Vanderbilt's ten-year marriage to the conductor Leopold Stokowski.

He attended Dalton School and later moved to Yale University graduating B.A. in political science.

Personal Life; Dating, Boyfriend, Husband, Baby

Looking at his relationship status, Anderson Cooper seems to be single while looking at his social media. Previously, he was in a relationship with a guy named Benjamin Maisani. In March 2018, Cooper confirmed that he and his long-time boyfriend Benjamin Maisani had split up.

On April 30, 2020, Cooper announced the birth of his son Wyatt Morgan. He also added that he and his Ex are co-parenting the adopted baby.

Height, Weight, Body Measurements

Cooper stands at a decent height of 5 feet and 10 inches (1.78 meters) and weighs around 68 kg (178 lbs). He has an attractive look with Gray-White hair and blue eye color. Furthermore, he has chest of 40 inches, waist of 32 inches, and a biceps of 14 inches.s

Profession, Education & Net Worth
Profession Journalism
High School Dalton School
College Yale University
Active Years 1990–present
Net Worth $110 million(Estimated)
Salary $12 million(Estimated)
Detailed Physical Stats
Height 5' 10'' (177.8 cm)
Weight 68 kg (150 lbs)
Body Measurements Chest - 40 Inches
Waist - 32 Inches
Biceps - 14 Inches
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Gray-White
Personal Life
Relationship Status Single
Sexual Orientation Gay

  1. Benjamin Maisani (Ex-Boyfriend)
    • Split Date: March 2018
Anderson Cooper  with his Ex | Source: Anderson Cooper with his Ex | Source:
Family Life
Father Wyatt Emory Cooper
Mother Gloria Vanderbilt
  1. Carter Vanderbilt Cooper (full-brother)
  2. Christopher Stokowski (half-brother)
  3. Leopold Stanislaus Stokowski (half-brother)
  1. Wyatt Morgan
  2. Date of Birth: April 27, 2020

    Age: 3 years

  • Self: White