Wyatt Emory Cooper

Wyatt Emory Cooper

Born Sep 1, 1927

Wyatt Emory Cooper was an American author and screenwriter.

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1927 Birth Born on September 1, 1927.


1953 25 Years Old When he was 26, he appeared on Broadway in the cast of The Strong Are Lonely, a drama that ran for a week at the Broadhurst Theatre in the fall of 1953. … Read More


1963 35 Years Old He married heiress Gloria Vanderbilt on December 24, 1963; Cooper was her fourth husband. … Read More


1975 47 Years Old They had two sons, Carter Vanderbilt Cooper (1965–1988) and CNN anchor Anderson Cooper (b. 1967). "It is in the family that we learn almost all we ever know of loving," Wyatt Cooper wrote in his 1975 memoir. "In my sons' youth, their promise, their possibilities, my stake in immortality is invested."


1978 50 Years Old Wyatt Cooper died on January 5, 1978, in New York City during open heart surgery, aged 50.
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