Anderson Cooper Biography, Age, Eyes, Son, Boyfriend, Family

Anderson Cooper Biography, Age, Eyes, Son, Boyfriend, Family

Anderson Cooper Biography

Who is Anderson Cooper?

Anderson Cooper Biography ; (age 52) He is a famous American broadcast journalist. He is the anchor of the show Anderson Cooper 360 on CNN News. Cooper is also a reporter for 60 Minutes.

Cooper belongs to Manhattan, New York City. He was born on June 3, 1967 and his father is Wyatt Emory Cooper who was a writer while his mother is an artist and fashion designer. His family went through tough times when his father suffered a series of heart attacks and died at 50. He finds himself connected to his father through his books. As a child Anderson had mild dyslexia and lost his brother Carter Vanderbilt Cooper at 23.


He started his career as a fact-checker for Channel One. He wasn’t pleasant with his day to day routine job and took a video camera with him to Southeast Asia. Through this risky step that he took led Cooper to chief international correspondent for Channel One.

He soon started to make good job at his work and his reports attracted a lot of attentions. Then Cooper was hired by ABC News in 1995 as a reporter, and then a co-anchor of World News Now. He also hosted a Reality Show in 2000, called, ”The Mole’.” But after the 2001 terrorist attack Anderson Cooper was forced to return to the news.

He has a news show called, ”Anderson Cooper 360, ” which was given to him by CNN in 2003.

This show is helped his career on the road of being successful reporter by reporting on events like Boston Marathon Bombing, death of Pope John Paul II, Hurricane Katrina and many more.

Maybe you know about Anderson Cooper very well but do you know how tall and how old іѕ he, what is his net worth in 2020? If you don’t know, we have prepared the following article;
all details of Anderson Cooper biography facts, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, real name, religion, children, his ex-boyfriend Benjamin Maisani and more facts. If you are ready, let’s start!

Who is Anderson Cooper Boyfriend?

He was in a relationship with Benjamin Maisani for a very long time. However, they separated in 2018. He announced in April 2020 that he’s having a son named Wyatt Morgan. Cooper and Benjamin plan to co-parent the child although they have split.

Benjamin Maisani (2009-2018)

Anderson Cooper Biography, Age, Eyes, Son, Boyfriend, Family
Anderson Cooper and her ex boyfriend Benjamin Maisani

Anderson Cooper Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Age: 52

Height: 1,78 m – 5’ 10”

Weight: 70 kg – 154 lbs

Eye Color: Blue

Hair Color: Dark Brown

Chest Size: 40 inches

Waist Size: 34 inches

Biceps Size: 14 inches

Shoe Size: 11 (US)

Body Type: Athletics

Sexual Orientation: Gay

How many children does he have?

He has one kid named Wyatt Morgan Cooper.

Anderson Cooper Biography, Age, Eyes, Son, Boyfriend, Family
Anderson Cooper and his son Wyatt Morgan Cooper

Anderson Cooper Family

  • Father: Wyatt Emory Cooper
  • Mother: Gloria Vanderbilt
  • Brother: Carter Vanderbilt Cooper (Died on July 22, 1988)


Full Name: Anderson Hays Cooper

Birth Date: June 3, 1967 (age 52)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.

Profession: Broadcast Journalist, Author, Anchor

Is he a gay? : Yes

Marital status: in Relation

Religion: Christianity

Nationality: American

Zodiac Sign: Gemini


Cooper studied at a private co-educational university preparatory day school in New York City called Dalton School. After graduating from Dalton School. Cooper was a student of the Yale University and was a part of the Manuscript Society, majoring in political science. He graduated in 1989 with a Bachelor of Arts.

 School: Dalton School – College: Yale University

Anderson Cooper Net Worth

As of 2020, Cooper has a net worth of over $110 million. He is belonging to a millionaire family. He has earned his money through his Journalism career.

Anderson Cooper Salary: Annually Anderson Cooper’s earnings total $11 million.

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Facts about Anderson Cooper that you didn’t know

Anderson Cooper has been awarded 5 Emmy Awards, 2 GLAAD Media Awards.

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