The Spartanburg Journal wrote, “A new star has appeared at famous Biltmore, and the charming mistress of this most gorgeous home is smiling upon her first born, a tiny girl called Cornelia Stuyvesant Vanderbilt, and the world shares in her new found happiness.”. Anderson Cooper is inheriting the bulk of his late mother, Gloria Vanderbilt's, fortune, but the monetary total of his inheritance is reportedly much less than estimates had predicted. A giant horseshoe made out of goldenrod flowers with the phrase “Welcome Home” spelled out in more flowers greeted the couple as they arrived at Biltmore House. While both seem well out of the Vanderbilt loop, they may still be in the will because Gloria wants to make sure they get their share of the legacy – or because they never got rich on their own. Search our Sitemap. Edith remarried Senator Peter G. Gerry in 1925 and Cornelia, who still resided at the Biltmore, had married John Francis Amherst Cecil in 1924 in Biltmore village. Odds are good Cooper's mother, Gloria Vanderbilt is a Mother of Darkness. George Washington Vanderbilt, who commissioned the Biltmore House in 1882, was Gloria Vanderbilt's great-uncle. “She was a painter, a … Today, Biltmore House is known as America’s Largest Home® and a National Historic Landmark. "Gloria Vanderbilt was an extraordinary woman, who loved life, and lived it on her own terms," Cooper said. A behind-the-scenes visit to North Carolina’s grandest home, the Biltmore, reveals more than the inner workings of a mansion. Vanderbilt and her family were already something of an obsession with these people due to several "Q proofs" accusing her of doing magic spells, wearing magic illuminati owl necklaces, and [checks notes] doing something involving "red shoes," which the QAnon people think people only wear if they love sacrificing children to Satan. Gloria Vanderbilt’s will says eldest son Leopold “Stan” Stokowski will get her Midtown pad in a co-op at 30 Beekman Place, but “all the rest” of her property goes to the CNN host. While both seem well out of the Vanderbilt loop, they may still be in the will because Gloria wants to make sure they get their share of the legacy – or because they never got rich on their own. "She was a painter, a writer and designer but also a … One thing they've been passing around quite heavily is this completely batshit blog post from 2018 written by some other QAnon follower person named James True, who claims that the Vanderbilts are all programmed in their blood to do evil illuminati stuff, whether they realize it or not. "Gloria Vanderbilt was an extraordinary woman, who loved life, and lived it on her own terms," Cooper said. KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: Enhanced health & safety policies for clear bags, required face coverings, and more. Manhattan townhouse is … Anderson Cooper's reported $1.5 million inheritance is much less than expected for the son of heiress Gloria Vanderbilt, the descendent of America's one-time wealthiest family. (His younger brother, George Washington Vanderbilt II, built his own private paradise, The Biltmore, around the same time in North Carolina.) Estate employees welcomed Edith to her new home by lining up along the Approach Road. She was hailed as cosmopolitan and cultured yet humble and down to earth. But before it became one of North Carolina’s most popular tourist destinations, it was simply “home” to the Vanderbilt family. It is a pool. If you’re like me, you know the name Vanderbilt but not much more. Members of the Vanderbilt family built many of America’s most extravagant private homes – such as “The Biltmore” in Asheville, North Carolina, and “The Breakers” in Newport, Rhode Island. The happy couple added to their family on August 22, 1900, with the birth of their daughter Cornelia. The couple had two sons, George Henry Vanderbilt Cecil (born in 1925) and William Amherst Vanderbilt Cecil (born in 1928), and also helped stimulate the economy during the Great Depression by opening Biltmore House to paying guests in 1930.