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Where and/or how did Gary Cooper and Patricia Neal meet?
Why did Gary Cooper and Patricia Neal break up?
Other Relationship Information about Gary Cooper and Patricia Neal:
By 1950, Cooper's wife, Veronica, had found out about the relationship and sent Neal a telegram demanding they end it. Neal became pregnant by Cooper, but he persuaded her to have an abortion. The affair ended, but not before Cooper's daughter, Maria (now Maria Cooper Janis), spat at Neal in public. Years after Cooper's death, Maria and her mother Veronica reconciled with Neal.