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Andy Cohen Heartbreakingly Pays Tribute To Late Gloria Vanderbilt, Who "Lived A Life Filled With Incredible Peaks"

Date June 18, 2019 15:46

Anderson Cooper is currently going through difficult times —his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, passed away at 95. The CNN anchor announced her death by himself and recorded a heartbreaking video, commemorating and praising his mum.

She was 95 years old, but ask anyone close to her, and they'd tell you: She was the youngest person they knew — the coolest and most modern.

Andy Cohen's tribute

Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen are believed to be close friends. They oftentimes share snaps with each other on social media.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Just like many other people, Cohen was heartbroken hearing the news about Cooper's beloved mother's demise on June 17th. He paid a touching tribute to the New York fashion icon on his Instagram page.

Gloria Vanderbilt was an amazing woman who lived a life filled with incredible peaks and impossible obstacles. Through it all, she remained eternally optimistic with a wicked sense of humor.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Andy Cohen also added that Anderson's giggle is identical to his mothers, which the CNN star noticed himself a while ago. 

In fact, Anderson’s iconic and infectious giggle comes from his mom. Sending Anderson all my love, and may she Rest In Peace.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Hopefully, the Bravo host will make sure Anderson Cooper isn't alone in the mourning and grieving process.

Other tributes 

Indeed, Gloria Vanderbilt had an excellent life, full of positive vibes and determination. She was the strongest woman but not tough, as Anderson revealed in the heartfelt tribute.