Kim Kardashian – Biography

Kim Kardashian – Biography

Life Swift
Published on September 27, 2023
Kim Kardashian – Biography

Kim Kardashian is a socialite, actress, model, and entrepreneur. She is also the famous star of a reality show “Keeping up with the kardashians”. She has settled her life with Kanye West. 

Who is Kim Kardashian West?

Kim Kardashian West was born in Beverly Hills, California, on October 21, 1980. She had been arrested when the shocking video was leaked online. On that video, there were her sexual exploits with her past boyfriend, rapper Ray J. 

Since that time she was able to get her fame back with her rounded style, a famous reality TV show, and a string of workout DVDs. With her sisters, Kourtney and Khole, she opened a boutique D-A-S-H in 2006. She married the rapper Kanye West in 2014. 

Growing up in Beverly Hills

Kim Noel Kardashian West is a reality TV star, entrepreneur, socialite, and a model. Her father’s name is Robert Kardashian and mother’s name is Kriz.

Since childhood, she seemed to be wired for fame. She spent her childhood in Beverly Hills. There she had a view of the pitfalls and pleasures of Hollywood. Her father was a founder of a Movie Tunes, Inc., marketing and a music company. He died in October 2003 because of cancer of the esophagus. 

Kris, mother of Kardashian was a socialite and a shop owner of a boutique of children. She and Robert had a divorce in 1989.

Kardashian stated that her childhood was quite hard. Going to church on Sunday was a family’s regular part of the family. She attended a high school of exclusive Catholic girls. She also started working in the company of her father. The entire corporation was handed to her and her siblings after the death of her father. 

Infamous Sex video

Despite making an effort for a business, she also had an infamous sex video which she had made with singer Ray J. That made her popular among people. Vivid Entertainment, a large adult film industry, brought the video of Kardashian and the rapper in bed in 2007. Vivid paid $1 million for the 30-minute tape of her sex video and released it. It was named as Kim Kardashian Superstar.

After 3 months of the release of the video, she did the settlement of $5 million for the video. 

Reality TV star: ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’

On the time of the release of the video, she did the starting of making her way to the TV screen for something different. After that, a new TV series called Keeping up with the Kardashians by the E! Network.

It is produced by American Idol which is hosted by Ryan Seacrest. The show shows the lives of Kim as well as her sisters, brother, and daughters. In one of the memorable episodes from the first season, she discussed the offer from the ‘Playboy’ for appearing nude in the magazine. 

She agreed with it and bared it all for publication in December 2007. Her decision shows how confident she can be of her body. 

She said to Playboy, “I always used to tell my parents before I used to go to the bed, and I think I will not stop developing”. She stated, “you may frequently see skinny models but I do not like them and I am proud of that”.

She has a million followers on social media and receives $10,000 to $20,000 per post when she promotes products for various brands. 

Relationship

She is a reality TV star, so her love life has been an interesting subject matter for the media. In 2000, she wed music producer Damon Thomas. At that time she was only 20 years old. They had a divorce after 4 years. After her divorce, she had many boyfriends, including New Orleans Saints and singer Lachey. 

She had an affair with the pro basketball player Kris Humphries in 2010. They married lavishly in front of more than 400 guests. But they had a divorce after only 72 days of marriage. Humphries said that the marriage was just a fraud. In April 2013, Kardashian and Humphries had settled the divorce. 

After the divorce, she had an affair with famed rapper Kanye West. In December 2012, they said that they were expecting their first child. They had a daughter on June 15, 2013, in Los Angeles, California. 

After a few days of birth, they named their daughter “North”. Kardashian and West married on her 33rd birthday, on October 21, 2013. 

On December 5, 2015, they had a son, Saint West. 

Troubled Times

Kardashian had experienced many personal problems in her life. On October 3, 2016, robbers got into the Hotel de Pourtales. Kardashian was also staying there. The robbers forced the night receptionist for opening her door. They bounded the wrists and ankles of Kardashian and taped her mouth. They stole her 20-carat diamond ring and a box of jewelry worth $5.6 million. 

She had no harm but she was shocked by the crime. After that, she stopped posting anything on social media. She also avoided public appearances. 

New Home and Growing Family

In 2017, they said that they sold their home for $17.8 million. It was $8 million more than the price they had paid in 2013.

At the same time, she also celebrated her upcoming child with her hubby. She also said to the public that the upcoming child is a girl. In December 2017, Saint West suffered from pneumonia and was hospitalized. 

A few days later, in the midnight of January 15, 2018, they had a third child.  She revealed in a post on her website-titled “She’s here!” Soon, they named their third child’s name “Chicago”.