How Gloria Vanderbilt Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

Gloria Vanderbilt reached the astounding age of 95 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous entrepreneur.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Gloria Vanderbilt was an American author, fashion designer, socialite, artist, actress, and heiress. Her mother and a paternal aunt named Gloria and Gertrude made her a subject in a child custody trial in the 1930s. It was about the search for her custody as well as controlling her $5 million worth trust fund. As she grew old, she rose to fame because of a line of fashions, household goods as well as perfumes bearing her name.

How did Gloria Vanderbilt die?

Gloria Vanderbilt's death was caused by Stomach Cancer.

Vanderbilt died at her home in Manhattan on June 17, 2019, aged 95, of stomach cancer. She is buried next to her son Carter and late husband Wyatt in the Cooper plot in the Vanderbilt Family Cemetery on Staten Island, New York.

Information about the death of Gloria Vanderbilt
Cause of deathStomach Cancer
Age of death95 years
BirthdayFebruary 20, 1924
Death dateJune 17, 2019
Place of deathManhattan, New York, United States
Place of burialN/A


"I do think all art is autobiographical, and I do think I know quite a bit about women. I don't know anything about men."

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"If you've never had a mother or a father, you grow up seeking something you're never going to find, ever. You seek it in love and in people and in beauty."

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"The minute that you bring a unicorn into a story, you know that it's a fairy tale or a fable, because unicorns don't exist as animals. They exist as fantasy creatures."

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"The only thing that would ever embarrass me would be something I would write that would be badly written."

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"Art brings a message into a room. It should make us perceive in a new way - either through color, form or narrative content - something we had not perceived before... and perhaps reveal something to you about yourself."

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