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Vanderbilt University (informally Vandy or VU) is a private research university in Nashville, Tennessee.Founded in 1873, it was named in honor of shipping and rail magnate Cornelius Vanderbilt, who provided the school its initial $1-million endowment; Vanderbilt hoped that his gift and the greater work of the university would help to heal the sectional wounds inflicted by the Civil War.
The Vanderbilt family is an American family of Dutch origin who gained prominence during the Gilded Age.Their success began with the shipping and railroad empires of Cornelius Vanderbilt, and the family expanded into various other areas of industry and philanthropy.
Vanderbilt rape case. The Vanderbilt rape case refers to a case in Nashville, Tennessee, United States, in which on June 23, 2013, four Vanderbilt University football players carried an unconscious 21-year-old female student into a dorm room, gang-raped and sodomized her, photographed and videotaped her, and one urinated on her face.
Vanderbilt and Tennessee have played 112 times since 1892, Tennessee leads the series 75–32-5. When the rivalry first started Vanderbilt dominated by taking 19 of the first 24 with 3 ties. From 1928 to 2011, Tennessee went 71–9–2 against Vanderbilt. But since 2012, Vanderbilt has won five of the last nine.
Vanderbilt is a borough in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 476 at the 2010 census ,  down from 553 at the 2000 census. The town is named for the railroad tycoon Cornelius Vanderbilt .
Vanderbilt was a short-lived gold mining town located in San Bernardino County, California, United States. It existed between 1893 and 1895. It existed between 1893 and 1895. At its peak it may have had a population of about 400 people.
Gloria Laura Vanderbilt (February 20, 1924 – June 17, 2019) was an American artist, author, actress, fashion designer, heiress, and socialite.She was a member of the Vanderbilt family of New York and the mother of CNN television anchor Anderson Cooper.