Fashion Icon Gloria Vanderbilt has died

June 17, 2019

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CNN's Anderson Cooper has announced his mother, fashion icon and socialite Gloria Vanderbilt, has passed away at the age of 95. Cooper says she died at home surrounded by family and friends. Growing up, Vanderbilt came from a wealthy family and was often followed by paparazzi. She is arguably most famous for creating the iconic Vanderbilt line of jeans.