|NET WORTH:||$850 million|
|Source of Wealth:||Media Personality, Model, Businesswoman, Actress|
|Born:||October 21, 1980|
|Birth Name:||Kimberly Noel Kardashian|
Kim Kardashian is an American media personality, socialite, model, businesswoman and actress who garnered international fame, much of which was gained on the popular reality series Keeping Up with the Kardashians.
Kim Kardashian's Early Life
Kim Kardashian was born in Los Angeles, California on October 21, 1980 to Robert and Kris. Kim was the second of four children; Kourtney being the eldest, and Khloe and Robert were the youngest siblings. In 1991, her mother divorced Robert and married the 1976 Olympic Decathlete, Bruce Jenner (Caitlyn Jenner) and gained half-sisters named Kendall and Kylie. She went to an all-girls school in Los Angeles which was Marymount High School.
Kim Kardashian's Worth
As of June 2020, Kim is estimated to be worth $850 million. In 2015, Forbes reported that she had earned doubled to an estimated of $50 million from 2014's $28 million. She gained her worth mostly on the earnings of Sears line, her own cosmetic products and sponsored social media posts. In 2018, Kim and his husband Kanye West, was being acknowledged as one of the richest couple in entertainment industry. As of November 2016, Kim Kardashian was paid between $70, 000 and $300, 000 for each post that she made on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
Kim Kardashian's career started when she gained a media attention as a friend of Paris Hilton. She appears mostly as a guest on the Hilton-starring reality television series The Simple Life between 2003 to 2006. She later became an entrepreneur in 2006 along with her two sisters and opened a boutique shop D-A-S-H in Calabasas, California. In 2007, she received a wider notice when a sex-tape was released with her then-boyfriend Ray J. Later that year, Kim and her family began to appear in the E! reality series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. The success of the series gained spin offs including Kourtney and Kim Take New York and Kourtney and Kim Take Miami.
In 2008 to 2010, she appeared mostly on the episodes of numerous television series and made her feature film debut in Disaster Movie. She also accept several endorsement deals including various food products. In recent years, she focused on her own businesses by founding KKW Beauty and KKW fragrance.
Kim Kardashian released a mobile game for iPhone and Android called Kim Kardashian: Hollywood. The objective of the game is to become a Hollywood star. The game was a hit and became the fifth highest earning game in Apple's App Store.
Kim Kardashian's Personal Life
A 19 year old Kim Kardashian has been secretly married with music producer Damon Thomas in 2000 but later on filed a divorce and prior to that, Kim began dating singer Ray J.
In 2010, controversies speculated that Kim has been dating pro basketball player Kris Humphries. The pair married in an extravagant and televised ceremony. After 72 days of being married, she filed a divorce on October 31, citing irreconcilable differences. The Kardashian and Humphries wedding received different feedback that it was merely for publicity stunt, film and brand promotion.
In 2012, Kim began dating rapper and longtime friend Kanye West. Kardashian and West became engaged on October 21, Kardashians 33rd Birthday and married on May 24, 2014.The New York Times referred their marriage as "a historic blizzard of celebrity". They have four children: North, Saint, Chicago and Psalm. The couples high status and respective careers have resulted in becoming a subject to a heavy media coverage.