In 1908, he donated $100,000 to build the Mary Street YMCA (today the Vanderbilt Hotel) in Newport, Rhode Island, in memory of his father Cornelius Vanderbilt II (1843 – 1899). Ground breaking was on August 31, 1908, with the cornerstone laid on November 19, 1908, by Vanderbilt.
Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt III (b. 1949), who married Alison Campbell Platten in 1971. He is the father of screenwriter James Vanderbilt. In 1957, he married for the third time to Jean Harvey (b. 1937) of the Cudahy meat-packing empire. Before their eventual divorce in 1975, they were the parents of:
30 de abr. de 2022 · Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt, II: Birthdate: September 22, 1912: Birthplace: London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom: Death: November 12, 1999 (87) Mill Neck, Nassau County, New York, United States (Died after watching morning thoroughbred horse workouts at his home.) Place of Burial: Staten Island, Richmond County, New York, United States
29 de ene. de 2021 · As documented by Geneanet, Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt was the third son of Cornelius Vanderbilt II and the grandson of Billy Vanderbilt. When his father died of a cerebral hemorrhage, Alfred was the primary inheritor of his $72 million estate, according to The Lusitania Resource .
Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt (1877–1915), 4th generation, great-grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt; Consuelo Vanderbilt (1877–1964), 4th generation, great-granddaughter of Cornelius Vanderbilt; William Kissam Vanderbilt II (1878–1944), 4th generation, great-grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt
13 de nov. de 1999 · Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt, the elegant symbol of the sportsman in high society when he was the impresario of horse racing and the pillar of one of the most aristocratic families in America,...
12 de nov. de 1999 · Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt II. Philanthropist, Sportsman, Member of the Vanderbilt family, He was born in London and educated at St. Paul's School and Yale, and his grandfather, Cornelius Vanderbilt II, was reputed to be the world's richest man.