Kim Kardashian is an American TV personality, model, entrepreneur, and actor who shot to fame as a stylist to Hollywood actors. She garnered acclaim after her family reality series ‘Keeping Up With the Ka Kardashians’ went on to air on E! Television. She saw a staggering social media growth in recent years earning her millions of followers on Twitter and Instagram.
As of 2021, Kim Kardashian has a net worth of $1 billion.
|Birth Name||Kimberly Noel Kardashian|
|Nickname||Kimmie, Kim K, Kim Kardashian West|
|Date of Birth||October 21, 1980|
|Place of Birth||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Age||40 years old|
|Ethnicity||Armenian, English, and small amounts of Scottish, Irish, German, and Dutch|
|Height||5 feet 2½ inches or 159 cm|
|Weight||56 kg or 124 lbs|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Profession||Reality TV Star, Socialite, Actress, Businesswoman, and Model|
|Residence||Hidden Hills, California, U.S.|
|Distinctive Features||Buxom figure|
Early Life: Family and Education
Kim is the daughter of Robert George Kardashian, a lawyer, and his wife, Kristen “Kris” Mary Jenner, a reality TV star. She’s of Armenian descent from her father’s side whereas she has English and smaller amounts to varying degrees of Scottish, Irish, German, and Dutch, ancestry from her mother’s family.
Her father is well known for having represented O.J. Simpson during his murder trial, who was also his godfather. He died of cancer in 2003. She has three biological siblings, Kourtney Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian, and Rob Kardashian, and half-siblings, Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner. She’s also stepsister of socialite Brody Jenner and musician Brandon Jenner through her ex-stepparent, Caitlyn Jenner.
Kardashian attended Marymount High School, an all-girls catholic school in Los Angeles from which she graduated in 1998.
Kim Kardashian Personal Life
Kim Kardashian is now married to American musician, film director, and music director, Kanye West, with whom she has four children, North West (b. June 15, 2013), Saint West (b. December 5, 2015), Chicago West (b. January 15, 2018), and Psalm West (b. May 2019).
She was previously married to a record producer named Damon Thomas from 2000 to 2004, and American professional basketball player, Kris Humphries from 2011 to 2013.
Apart from her three marriages, she also had several relationships, including
- Ray J, Singer, Record Producer (2005 – 2007)
- Game, Rapper, Actor (2006)
- Nick Lachey, American Singer (2006)
- Nick Cannon, American actor, rapper (2006)
- Marques Houston, R&R Singer (March 2007)
- Evan Ross, Actor (May 2007)
- Reggie Bush, American Football Player (2007 – 2010)
Kim Kardashian first appeared in an adult film, Kim Kardashian: Superstar in 2007. The following year, she cast in a parody film, Disaster as Lisa Taylor.
Kim started her television career with the famous American reality show, Keeping Up With the Kardashians, since 2007 airing on E!
Kim Kardashian has been the face of several beauty brands including her own line of clothing and fashion – Sears called Kardashian Kollection, nail polish line called OPI, owns 4 DASH boutiques, QuickTrim (Weight loss supplement), Virgins (Jewellery Line), ShoeDazzle, her own signature perfume, The Sugar Factory Candy Store (Signature Series Couture Lollipops), Midori Liqueur, Muscle Flex VATA athletic wear, Carls Jr. (fast food), Kardashian Glamour Tan, Divinity Collection for Beach Bunny Swimwear, Perfect Skin, Skechers, own line of signature watches, “For Every Body” candles, Tria Beauty.
Kim Kardashian Net Worth
The reality TV sensation, Kim Kardashian has an estimated net worth of $1 billion. She is a great businesswoman, too, who has monetized her fame into wealth, earning huge bucks from royalties from the mobile game, Kim Kardashian. Kim rakes in big from her business endeavors such as cosmetics line, Sears like Kardashian-branded tanning products, the boutique-line DASH, as well as sponsored Instagram and Twitter posts.
Kim Kardashian and her husband Kanye Wesy purchased their ultra-luxury house for a staggering $20 million dollars in 2014. Spread across five acres of land, this beautiful house sits on three flat acres featuring plenty of bedrooms and its respective bathrooms, in fact, this gem has eight fireplaces with two large pools. There’s a vineyard in their property as well.
Kim is huge fans of cars and has a large collection of expensive cars including a Mercedes-Benz G63, a Porsche Panamera, a Ferrari 458 Italia, a White Rolls Royce Ghost, a Bentley Continental GTC, a Range Rover, and a Lamborghini Aventador
Kim Kardashian Favorites
- Actress – Elizabeth Taylor
- Food – Sea Food, Krispy Kreme doughnuts, Salads
- Chocolate – Hershey’s Kisses
- Candy – Tamarindo Candy
- Restaurants – Chipotle, California Pizza Kitchen, La Scala (Italian Restaurant)
- Makeup Products – Glam Balm by Rodial, CVS Q-tips, M.A.C. Blot film
- Bronzer – Smashbox’s Bronze Lights in Suntan Matte
- Lip Balm – Softlips PURE 100% Natural Tinted Lip Balm in Shell Pink
- Eyeliner – Stila Kajal eyeliner
- Mascara – Anastasia’s Lash Lifting Mascara
- Lipstick – NARS Belle De Jour
- Accessory – Christian Louboutin heels
Social Media Portfolio
Kim brilliantly converted the fame she received through her reality television show into followers on different social media platforms, which forms a substantial part of her income. She is one of the most followed celebrities on social media. Follow her on:
Kim Kardashian Facts
Kim Kardashian was named as the worst dressed person in 2010 by PETA for wearing fur.
She has a permanent retainer on her teeth inside.
Kim has 6 piercings – one belly button, one in the right ear, 3 on the left lobe, and one on the left ear
She has a freckle on her eyeball.
Kim sleeps with her eyes slightly open.
Her hair and makeup takes an hour and a half every day but it may go up to three hours in case of big events.
She doesn’t drink or do drugs, aside from “five shots of vodka in Las Vegas every three years”.
She rarely wears underwear.
Her second marriage to Kris Humphries actually lasted a lot longer than 72 days.
Kim Kardashian is afraid of heights, but she had once jumped out of a plane skydiving at her twenties.
She loves hit rooms rather air conditioned rooms.
She had never had a cold coffee drink from Starbucks or Coffee Bean.
Kim owns an online shoe company shoedazzle.com.
She was supposed to host Bigg Boss Season 6, but due to high remuneration, she was off the cards.