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Gloria Vanderbilt, the "poor little rich girl" who lived a life at the highest levels of fashion, society and wealth as an heir to one of the greatest family fortunes in U.S. history, died Monday at the age of 95, her son CNN correspondent Anderson Cooper said.She was the great-great-granddaughter of Cornelius Vanderbilt, the 19th century railroad and shipping magnate who amassed one of the greatest fortunes of the time.She was not yet 2 years old when her father, Reginald Claypoole Vanderbilt, died and she spent many of the following years living in Europe with her mother, Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt, on her trust fund, which was estimated at $2.5 million – the equivalent of at least $33 million today.This led her to marry a 32-year-old Hollywood agent, Pat DiCicco, when she was only 17 . They divorced in 1945, when at the age of 21, Vanderbilt married conductor Leopold Stokowski, who was 63 .The couple had two sons and by the time they separated in 1955, Vanderbilt was being seen around New York with singer Frank Sinatra.
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