Who Is Kim Kardashian ?
Whats Inside ?
Kimberly Noel “Kim” Kardashian is an American celebrity. She is pretty much known for many things – As a social butterfly, a media and social network personality, her many appearances on reality television, her businesses, and her famous family. She is one of the most popular celebrities in Hollywood today.
Career Focus: Media personality, Modelling, Entrepreneur, Socialite
Popular Works: Keeping Up With The Kardashians (2007 – Present, E! Network), Kourtney and Kim Take New York (2011-2013, E! Network), Kourtney and Kim Take Miami (2009-2013, E! Network), Khloe And Lamar (2011-2012, E! Network), Kourtney & Khloe Take The Hamptons (2014, E! Network), I Am Cait (2015-2016, E! Network)
Date Of Birth: 21-10-1980
Current State & Country: Hidden Hills, California, USA
Home State & Country: Los Angeles, California, USA
Weight: 119 lbs.
Net Worth Income: $350,000,000
Educational Credentials: Marymount High School
Kardashian is very proud of her Armenian heritage. Her father, Robert, is a third-generation Armenian – However, she herself does not hold Armenian citizenship, nor is she fluent in the language. Kardashian has advocated several times for the recognition of the 1915 Armenian Genocide, in which 1.5 Armenians were murdered by the Ottoman empire. In 2015, Kardashian and her family went to Armenia to visit the Armenian Genocide memorial. She has also criticized The Wall Street Journal for running an article that denies the genocide even happened. During the 2016 elections, Kardashian has expressed her support for Presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton. She is a supporter of the Democrat party.
Career History Of Kim Kardashian
Kardashian started out as a stylist to another famous socialite – Paris Hilton. Then the media spotlight focused on her after a private video of her and R&B singer Ray-J leaked to the public. E! Network took advantage of Kardashian’s fame, signing her and her family to create a reality show called Keeping Up With The Kardashians. The show was a massive success, and produced plenty of spin-offs, most of them focusing on Kardashian herself, and her two sisters.
Aside from her reality show ventures, Kardashian has also appeared in several films such as 2008’s Disaster Movie, as well as episodes of America’s Next Top Model, Dancing With The Stars, and How I Met Your Mother. She has also done several endorsements, including one for Carl’s Jr.
Kardashian released a coffee table photobook in 2015 called Selfish, which contained nothing but her selfies with most of them posted on her social media accounts. Surprisingly, it has gained positive reviews from critics everywhere, calling the book ‘Empowering’, and ‘Revealing’.
Personal Life Of Kim Kardashian
Kardashian’s birthday is on October 21, 1980, in Los Angeles, California. She is the second daughter of Kris Houghton, was a businesswoman – But nowadays, she’s more famous as a ‘momager’ to Kardashian and the rest of her siblings. Her father is Robert Kardashian Sr., a lawyer and businessman. Robert rose to fame in 1994 when he became the lawyer of former football player OJ Simpson during his murder trial. Simpson was Kardashian’s godfather. Robert died of cancer in 2003 – Later, Kris marries Olympian and decathlete, Bruce Jenner. Kim has many siblings and half-siblings through her mother’s marriage to Jenner. From Robert, she has three – An older sister named Khloe, a younger sister named Kourtney, and a younger brother, Rob. Through Jenner, she has two younger half-sisters – Kendall and Kylie. Kardashian attended Marymount High School, a private all-girls Catholic school located in Los Angeles.
Kim Kardashian herself is married thrice. Her first marriage was to music producer, Damon Thomas. She was only 19 at that time. They divorced in 2002, after Kardashian cited that Thomas was both physically and emotionally abusive towards her.
In 2011, Kim started dating New Jersey Nets player Kris Humphries. Their televised wedding ceremony aired in the same year. However, their marriage only lasted for 72 days. Kardashian filed for divorce on October 31, stating irreconcilable differences. Several media outlets suspected that their marriage was only a publicity stunt for her show. Kardashian and Humphries denied this.
Kim Kardashian started a relationship with rapper Kanye West in 2012. They started dating when Kardashian was still in the process of divorcing Humphries. West proposed on Kardashian’s birthday, and their wedding was on May 2014 in Italy. Due to their high profiles, the couple’s relationship is a main subject of plenty of entertainment outlets. On June 15, 2013, Kardashian gave birth to her first child, North West. Afterwards, she and West had a son named Saint, born on December 5, 2015. Kardashian suffered from health complications through both of her pregnancies, causing her to choose a surrogate for her third child. On January 19, 2018, she and West welcomed a daughter named Chicago. A year later, Kardashian announced that she was having a fourth child, also through surrogate.
Net Worth Of Kim Kardashian
In 2018, Kim Kardashian landed on Forbes magazine’s annual list of America’s Richest Self-Made Women for the very first time. She currently has a net worth of over $350 million. Kardashian is perhaps the most well-known out of all the Kardashian family members. She has managed to create a name for herself on television, and on the Internet. One of her most successful business endeavors has got to be her mobile game, titled Kim Kardashian: Hollywood. The game comes in a role-playing format, in which the player has to increase their fame and reputation to become a Hollywood celebrity. An avatar of Kardashian makes a couple of appearances in the game, acting as a mentor and friend to the player.
She has also launched several other apps which are free to download on both the Apple App Store, and Google Play. This includes Kimoji (an emoji app with Kardashian’s face on them), KKW Beauty (Her cosmetics line), and KKW Fragrance (Her perfume line). Since 2006, Kardashian, along with her sisters Khloe and Kourtney, have been operating a boutique shop called DASH, located in Calabasas, California. It is a fact that Kardashian receives a payment of $75,000 to $300,000 for every post that she makes in Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook – Especially when there’s an endorsement included.
Controversial News On The Life & Career Of Kim Kardashian
Kardashian is not afraid of sharing her nude body on social media. She has done it several times on her Instagram and Twitter. One of her most famous images was when she graced the cover of Paper magazine in 2014, with her oiled-up bare butt on display. This picture, which has the caption ‘Break the Internet’, gained plenty of attention on social media. Jean-Paul Goude took the photo.
Kim was also the victim of a robbery back in 2016, while she was staying in Paris for Paris Fashion Week. Men stormed into the apartment she was renting, and robbed her at gunpoint. They ended up stealing at least $10 million worth of jewelry. The robbers managed to get into the apartment by threatening the concierge. They placed Kardashian into a bathtub with her hands and feet tied, but she was not harmed.
Rumors And Frequently Asked Questions About Kim Kardashian
A ridiculous rumor about Kardashian recently came out, which states that she had plans to enter politics. These rumors started springing out after Kardashian started becoming politically active on social media. She and West recently met up with US President Donald Trump to talk about criminal justice reform, causing Trump to hold presidential pardons for non-violent offenders. However, Kardashian has denied these allegations, saying that being a politician seemed like ‘The most stressful job in the world’.