Quick Info and Facts about Kim Kardashian
|Real Name||Kimberly Noel Kardashian West|
|Nickname||Kimmie, Kim, Kim K, Keeks, KeKe|
|Professional Name||Kim Kardashian|
|Profession||TV personality, Socialite, Actress, Model, Businesswoman, Author|
|Date of Birth||21-Oct-80|
|Age (as in 2019)||39 Years|
|Birth Place||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Height||in centimeters – 160 cm|
in meters – 1.60 m
in feet inches – 5’ 3”
|Weight||in Kilograms – 55 kg|
in Pounds – 121 lbs
|Body/ Figure Measurements||34-26-39|
|Hometown||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|School||Marymount High School, Los Angeles|
|College/University||Los Angeles Pierce College, Los Angeles|
|Educational Qualification||Graduate in Communication|
|Debut||Film- Disaster Movie (2008)|
TV- The Simple Life (2003)
Singles- “Jam (Turn It Up)” (2011)
|Family||Father– Robert George Kardashian (Lawyer) |
Bruce Jenner (TV Personality, Step-father who changed his gender to trans women and is named Caitlyn Jenner)
Mother– Kristen Mary Jenner
Brother– Rob Kardashian (Younger)
Sisters– Kourtney Kardashian (Elder) ,
Khloé Kardashian (Younger) ,
Kylie Jenner (Younger Half-Sister), Kendall Jenner (Younger Half-Sister)
(24 May 2014 – present) , ( 3 children)
(20 August 2011 – 3 June 2013), (divorced)Damon Thomas
(22 January 2000 – 2004) (divorced)
|Childrens||Saint West, North West, Chicago West|
|Ethnicity||Armenian-American, Scottish, Irish, German, Dutch|
|Address||A mansion in Hidden Hills, California|
|Hobbies||Singing, Workouts, Fashion Designing|
|Cars Collection||Black Rolls Royce Ghost, Mercedes-BenzG63, Porsche Panamera, Ferrari 458 Italia,White Rolls Royce Ghost, Blacked-Out Bentley Continental GTC, Black Range Rover,White Range Rover, Lamborghini Aventador, 2010 Maserati GranTurismo Convertible,Rolls Royce Phantom Series II|
|Official Business Site||Shop KKW BEAUTY by Kim Kardashian West. Official website for exclusive access to |
Kim’s beauty products with worldwide
|Assets||Beverly Hills Mansion, Bel Air Mansion|
|Yearly Income||$45.5 (£35.9)/year|
|Net Worth||$150 (£118.7) million|
Kim Kardashian Social Media Accounts
Kim Kardashian (Kimberly Noel Kardashian West) is an American media personality, businesswoman, socialite, model,TV star, entrepreneur, fashion designer, and author (New York Times best-seller – “Kardashian Konfidential”)
Kardashian first gained media attention as a friend and stylist of Paris Hilton, but received wider notice after releasing a 2003 sex tape with her former boyfriend Ray J in 2007.
Kim Kardashian is one among the most highly paid reality TV stars, with an estimated net worth of 40 million dollars.
She gained media attention with an infamous sex tape, released just before the beginning of her reality series, ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’.
The reality show went on to become a massive success and Kim soon became an icon.
The success of the show led to the creation of many spin-offs such as ‘Kourtney and Kim Take New York’ and ‘Kourtney and Kim Take Miami’.
She has also endorsed a number of products and services and is known to be rather savvy business woman. Along with her sisters, Kourtney and Khloé, Kim also manages a series of retail and fashion businesses.
Together, the three sisters have launched many clothing lines.
She has also launched her own range of perfumes and has written a book titled, ‘Kardashian Konfidential’.
She also made headlines for her 72 days marriage with basketball player Kris Humphries.
Early Life of Kim Kardashian
- She was born as Kimberly Noel Kim Kardashian in Los Angeles, California, to Robert Kardashian and Kris Houghton. She has three siblings, Kourtney, Khloé and Rob.
- After her parents divorced in 1991, her mother re-married Bruce Jenner, an athlete, the same year. She has twin half-sisters, Kendall and Kylie, born out of her mother’s second marriage.
- She went to the Roman Catholic, girl’s school, Marymount High School in Los Angeles.
Career Life of Kim Kardashian
- Around, 2003, she first came to limelight for her friendship with well-known socialite, Paris Hilton.
- In 2007, she gained media attention after her sex tape with her ex-boyfriend, Ray J, taped in 2003, was leaked. She later filed a suit against Vivid Entertainment, who distributed the tape. She later dropped the suit for a settlement of 5 million.
- From October 10, 2007, she and her other family members signed to star in the realty television show, ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’. The show went on to become a huge success.
- In 2008, she played the role of ‘Lisa’ in the spoof film, ‘Disaster Movie’. The same year, she also announced that she would take part in the realty dance show, ‘Dancing with the Stars’.
- In 2009, she appeared as a guest star of the episode, ‘Benefits’ of the TV show, ‘ How I Met Your Mother’. That year, she endorsed ShoeDazzle shopping, and the vanilla cupcake mix flavour called ‘Va-Va-Va-Nilla of the bakery, ‘ Famous Cupcakes’.
- In April 2009, she came out with her DVD titled, ‘Fit in Your Jeans by Friday’, which was a workout DVD featuring trainers, Jennifer Galardi and Patrick Goudeau.
- In August 2009, she was a guest host of the wrestling show ‘WrestleMania XXIV’. The same year, she was seen as a guest judge on the show, ‘America’s Next Top Model’
- Later in 2009, she launched her own perfume named, ‘Kim Kardashian’. In December that year, she was seen as a guest star on the TV series, ‘ CSI: NY’, in which she appeared along with Vanessa Minnillo.
- She later became part of the reality show, ‘Kourtney & Kim Take Miami’, a spinoff of the earlier, ‘ Keeping Up with the Kardashians’. She also appeared as herself in the series, ‘90210′.
- From 2010 onwards, she signed many endorsement deals and appeared in the film, ‘Deep in the Valley’. She later produced the reality TV show, ‘The Spin Crowd’.
- In 2011, she released another of her perfumes named, ‘Gold’ and her wedding fragrance, ‘Kim Kardashian Love’. That year, a two part series of her wedding preparations and her wedding was telecast.
- Later in 2011, she became a part of the reality series ‘Khloé & Lamar’, appearing in three episodes. She was later seen in 18 episodes of the realty show, ‘Kourtney and Kim Take New York’.
- In 2012, she launched the fragrance, ‘True Reflection’. The same year, she played the role of ‘Nikki LePree’ in the TV series, ‘Drop Dead Diva’ and appeared as herself in the TV shows, ’30 Rock’ and ‘Punk’d’.
- In 2013, she offered her voice in the adult animated series ‘American Dad!’.
- In 2014, she appeared on the cover of the fashion magazine ‘Paper’. In the same year, she also released a mobile game for iPhone and Android called ‘Kim Kardashian: Hollywood’.
- In 2015, she was the cover model for ‘Vogue Spain’ and also released an emoji pack for iOS devices called Kimoji.
- In 2018, she played a cameo in the heist film ‘Ocean’s 8’
- Her realty television show, ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ was a massive hit and became one of the highest rated shows, within the first month of its release. In 2013, the show reached a milestone of 100 episodes.
Favorite Things of Kim Kardashian
|Favorite Actor||George Clooney|
|Favorite Artist||Jennifer Lopez|
|Favorite Songs||“Love Don’t Cost a Thing” by Jennifer Lopez, “Kiss” by Prince, “Hold Up” by Beyonce|
|Favorite Models||Cindy Crawford, Linda Evangelista|
|Favorite Films||The Notebook, Clueless|
|Favorite Food||Copycat McDonald’s french fries, Grilled chicken, Herbed hummus, Krispy Kreme doughnut copycat|
|Favorite Perfumes||Jasmin Noir by Bvlgari, Splash by Marc Jacobs, Michael by Michael Kors, Guilty by Gucci|
|Favorite Hotel||Le Royal Monceau in Paris|
|Favorite Restaurant||Ferdi in Paris|
|Favorite Destination||Dubai, Paris|
Relationships and Affairs of Kim’s
- Brandon Jenner (American Musician, 1991)
- TJ Jackson (American Singer, 1993-1999)
- Joey Lawrence (American Actor, 1999)
- Damon Thomas (American Music Producer, 2000-2004)
- Ray J (American Singer, 2005-2007)
- Nick Lachey (American Singer, 2006)
- Game (American Rapper, 2006)
- Nick Cannon (American Actor, 2006-2007)
- Benji Madden (American Guitarist, 2007)
- Marques Houston (American Singer, 2007)
- Shad Moss (American Rapper, 2007)
- Evan Ross (American Actor, 2007)
- Scott Storch (American Music Producer, 2007)
- Reggie Bush (American Footballer, 2007-2010)
- 50 Cent (American Rapper, 2009)
- Cristiano Ronaldo (Portuguese Footballer, 2010)
- Alecko Eskandarian (American Footballer, 2010)
- Shengo Deane (American Footballer, 2010)
- Miles Austin (American Footballer, 2010)
- Michael Copon (American Actor, 2010)
- Gabriel Aubry (Canadian Model, 2010)
- Kris Humphries (American Basketball Player, 2011-2013)
- Kanye West (American Rapper, 2012)
Family and Personal Life of Kim Kardashian
- At the age of 19, she eloped with a music producer Damon Thomas. They filed for a divorce in 2003 and she stated that emotional and physical abuse were the reasons for her separation with Thomas.
- On August 20, 2011, she married NBA player Kris Humphries, only to file for divorce within 72 days of the wedding. The divorce was granted in 2013.
- In December 2012, she announced that she was pregnant with rapper Kanye West’s baby. They had been dating for a while.
- In 2013, she gave birth to daughter North West at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. The same year, she became engaged to Kanye on her 33rd birthday.
- Kim Kardashian and Kanye West got married formally in Florence, Italy, on May 24, 2014.
- Her second child, son Saint West, was born on December 5, 2015. After her second child, she was advised against becoming pregnant again.
- Her third child, daughter Chicago West, was born via surrogate on January 15, 2018.
- In January 2019, she announced that a second boy is on the way via surrogate
Unknown Facts about Kim Kardashian
- Kim Kardashian does Kim smoke and also drinks alcohol.
- She is also know for her trade marks,Valley girl accent, Very large buttocks, Curvaceous figure.
- Kim was born with a silver spoon in her mouth as her family was among the wealthiest families in Hollywood. Her father, Robert, was a renowned businessman and attorney who became famous after he helped defend O.J. Simpson during his murder trial.
- She has her roots in Armenia as her great grandparents fled to the U.S. from Armenia in 1913, who later made millions in the meat packing business in California.
- Her surname “Kardashian” means “stone carver.”
- Religion played a major role in her childhood as she, along with her siblings went to church every Sunday and used to spend time with the family.
- At the age of 13, she met her first true love T.J. Jackson, nephew of Michael Jackson, during her high school, whose mother, Dee Dee, was found dead in a swimming pool.
- She was a popular girl in her teenage years and loved pretending to be her favorite ‘Spice Girls’ – Victoria “Posh” Beckham.
- On the occasion of her 16th birthday, her father gifted her a ‘BMW 318 Saloon.’
- Though she spent her childhood in luxury, her life was never a smooth ride as her parents divorced in 1991, following her mother’s affair with a soccer player, 10 years her junior.
- During her teenage years, Kim and her sister Kourtney spent equal amount of time with their separated parents, but Kim’s support for her father resulted a division in the family.
- Kardashian aspired to be a teacher when she was growing up.
- She used to assist her father in his music marketing firm ‘Movie Tunes.’
- Her classmates included – Paris Hilton, Nicole Richie, Kimberly Stewart. She had a great rapport with Paris Hilton as Kim later became her personal assistant and closet arranger.
- Kim also worked as a beautician for Lindsay Lohan and Brandy.
- What has been named as her sling to notoriety was a sex tape she did with Ray J, Brandy’s more youthful sibling.
- In 2006, she opened a boutique called ‘D-A-S-H’ with her sisters, Kourtney and Khloé.
- In 2007, she burst onto the scene for her sex tape with Ray J, which was made in 2003.
- In 2008, she became the most googled celebrity, beating Britney Spears.
- Her debut movie ‘Disaster Movie’ (2008) proved to be a nightmare for her as for it, she was nominated for a 2009 Razzie Award for Worst Supporting Actress.
- In 2010, she was named as PETA’s Worst Dressed person for her fur wearing habit.
- Her expensive second marriage to Kris Humphries, lasted only for 72 days, and was widely trolled on social media.
- In 2015, her step-father, Bruce Jenner, publicly exposed his gender transition to a trans women. Though Kim supported him, her family went to therapy.
- In 2016, she was ranked #1 in Forbes list of highest-earning reality stars of 2016, with an earning of around $51 million.
- Her favorite Kanye West’s track is “Father Stretch My Hands Pt 1.”
- She loves collecting vintage Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar magazines.
- Earlier, she was a conservative Republican, but now she is a Democratic supporter.
Controversies about Kim Kardashian
- In 2003, she and her ex-boyfriend Ray J made a sex tape that was leaked online in 2007.
- In 2007, she posed naked for Playboy magazine, but later she regretted it and said “I was uncomfortable. [My mom said] ‘Go for it. They might never ask you again. Our [reality TV] show isn’t on the air yet. No one knows who you are. Do it and you’ll have these beautiful pictures to look at when you will be at my age. I’m sorry I did Playboy.”
- In 2012, actor Jon Hamm took a dig at Kim’s sex tape, by saying “Whether it’s Paris Hilton or Kim Kardashian or whoever, stupidity is certainly celebrated. Being a f**king idiot is a valuable commodity in this culture because you’re rewarded significantly.”
- In 2012, on Sunday night’s episode of ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’, she said that she thinks Indian food is “disgusting.” Her harsh comment was highly criticized on Twitter. A few days later, Kardashian apologized through her blog post titled “Just Want to Clear Something Up” where she wrote, “In NO way was [my comment] intended as an insult to the Indian people or their culture. This is just my own personal taste. There are a lot of foods I don’t like . . . I hate cilantro and peppers, and there are definitely some Armenian foods that I personally find disgusting, but that doesn’t reflect my opinions on other Armenian people or my culture.”
- In 2013, she had a “blood facial” or “vampire facial” as an anti-aging measure and posted it on Twitter. The facial was done after taking out blood from her arm by using tiny needles.
Personal Quotes of Kim Kardsashian
- I want to be a Bond Girl and film a love scene with Daniel Craig after he’s rescued me.
- I saw a recent poll of the top 10 best Playboy bunnies of all time and I came third, behind Marilyn Monroe [first] and Pamela Anderson – which was so cool.
- The grass is always greener… where you water it! Not always on the other side.
- Forensic Files (1996) is my favorite show! I am fascinated with forensics and this show really shows how crimes come to life and how forensics solve these crimes.
- [on Madonna] I loved listening to Madonna in high school – I went to all her concerts. And I totally dressed like her. She actually stayed next door to us for a little while when we were growing up. Once she was getting rid of all these rubber bracelets and bangles and earrings and she gave them to us. We would go to school and tell people, “Madonna gave these to us!” And the kids would be like, “No, she didn’t. You don’t even know Madonna!” And we’d say, “I swear, Madonna gave them to us!” But no one would believe us.
Filmography of Kim Kardashian
Television Roles As Herself
|2003–2006||The Simple Life||4 episodes|
|2007||Kim K Superstar||Pornographic video|
|2007–present||Keeping Up with the Kardashians||Main role|
|2008||Dancing with the Stars||Contestant (6 episodes)|
|2008||Bad Girls Club||Host of “Reunion Special”|
|2009–2013||Kourtney and Kim Take Miami||Main role (19 episodes)|
|2009–2011||America’s Next Top Model||Guest star; 2 episodes|
|2011–2012||Kourtney and Kim Take New York||Main role (18 episodes)|
|2011||Khloé & Lamar||3 episodes|
|2012||Punk’d||Episode: “Ashton Kutcher”|
|2014||Kourtney and Khloé Take The Hamptons||3 episodes|
|2014||Celebrities Undercover||Episode: “Wendy Williams & Kim Kardashian”|
|2015||I Am Cait||5 episodes|
|2015||Dash Dolls||Executive producer & recurring role|
Roles as An Actress
|2008||Disaster Movie||Lisa Taylor|
|2009||Deep in the Valley||Summa Eve|
|2013||Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor||Ava|
|2018||Ocean’s 8||Cameo, herself|
Other Television Roles
|2009||Brothers||Herself||Episode: “Meet Mike Trainor/Assistant Coach”|
|2009||CSI: NY||Debbie Fallon||Episode: “Second Chances”|
|2009||Beyond the Break||Elle||4 episodes|
|2009||How I Met Your Mother||Herself||Episode: “Benefits”|
|2010||90210||Herself||Episode: “Senior Year, Baby”|
|2012||Drop Dead Diva||Nikki LePree||4 episodes|
|2012||Last Man Standing||Herself||Episode: “Tree of Strife”|
|2012||30 Rock||Herself (West Coast only)||Episode: “Live from Studio 6H”|
|2014||American Dad!||Qurchhhh/Herself (voice)||Episode: “Blagsnarst, A Love Story”|
|2014||2 Broke Girls||Herself||Episode: “And the Reality Problem”|
Works as Producer
|2010||The Spin Crowd|
|2015–2016||Keeping Up with the Kardashians|
|2016||Rob & Chyna|
|2018||You Kiddin’ Me|
Work in Music Videos
|2007||“Thnks fr th Mmrs”||Fall Out Boy|
|2011||“Jam (Turn It Up)”||Herself|
|2013||“Bound 2”||Kanye West|
Awards and Achievements of Kim Kardashian
- In 2010, a wax figure of her was opened at the New York City branch of the Madame Tussauds.
- In 2010, she was awarded the Teen Choice Award Choice Female Reality/Variety Star for ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’.
- In 2013, she was awarded the Teen Choice Award Choice Female Reality/Variety Star for ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’.
Teen Choice Awards
|Year||Category||Nominated work / Nominee||Result|
|2008||Choice TV Female Reality/Variety Star||Keeping Up with the Kardashians||Nominated|
|2009||Choice TV: Female Reality/Variety Star||Keeping Up with the Kardashians||Nominated|
|2010||Choice Female Reality/Variety Star||Keeping Up with the Kardashians||Won|
|2010||Choice Female Hottie||Kim Kardashian||Nominated|
|2010||Choice Twit||Kim Kardashian||Nominated|
|2011||Choice TV: Female Reality/Variety Star||Keeping Up with the Kardashians||Won|
|2011||Choice Female Hottie||Kim Kardashian||Nominated|
|2012||Choice TV: Female Reality/Variety Star||Keeping Up with the Kardashians||Won|
|2013||Choice TV: Female Reality/Variety Star||Keeping Up with the Kardashians||Won|
|2016||Choice TV Show: Reality||Keeping Up with the Kardashians||Won|
|2016||Choice Selfie Taker||Kim Kardashian||Nominated|
|2016||Choice Instagramer||Kim Kardashian||Nominated|
|2016||Choice Social Media Queen||Kim Kardashian||Nominated|
Kim’s Other Awards and Nominations
|Year||Association||Category||Nominated work / Nominee||Result|
|2008||Golden Raspberry Awards||Worst Supporting Actress||Disaster Movie||Nominated|
|2014||Golden Raspberry Awards||Worst Supporting Actress||Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor||Won|
|2011||People’s Choice Awards||Favorite TV Celeb Reality Star||Kim Kardashian||Won|
|2017||People’s Choice Awards||Favorite Social Media Star||Kim Kardashian||Nominated|
|2011||Glamour Award||Entrepreneur of the Year||Kim Kardashian||Won|
|2018||CFDA||Influencer Award||Kim Kardashian||Won|