Kim Kardashian is a reality television star, fashion influencer, and entrepreneur. She was born on October 21, 1980, in Los Angeles, California, to Robert Kardashian and Kris Jenner. Her father was a prominent lawyer, and her mother was a homemaker and businesswoman. Kim has three siblings, Kourtney, Khloe, and Rob Kardashian, and two half-sisters, Kendall and Kylie Jenner.
Kim first came into the public eye in 2007 when her family’s reality show, “Keeping Up with the Kardashians,” premiered on E!. The show followed the Kardashian-Jenner family’s everyday lives and launched Kim and her family into worldwide fame. Kim quickly became a fashion icon with her signature curves, chic style, and beauty looks. She later parlayed her fame into a lucrative career as a businesswoman.
In 2006, Kim gained media attention when a sex tape of her and her then-boyfriend leaked. Despite the controversy, Kim turned the negative attention into an opportunity to build her brand. She launched her own fragrance line, KKW Fragrance, in 2017, and created KKW Beauty in 2018, a cosmetics line featuring contour kits, lipstick, and eyeshadow palettes.
Kim has also created a successful shapewear line, Skims, which launched in 2019. The brand offers comfortable, inclusive, and fashionable shapewear and loungewear for all body types. She has also authored several books, including “Selfish,” a collection of selfies, and “Kardashian Konfidential.”
In addition to her business ventures, Kim has been vocal about her social activism. She has used her platform to raise awareness and advocate for issues such as prison reform, gun control, and LGBTQ+ rights. She has also used her influence to champion the Armenian Genocide and raise awareness of humanitarian issues in Armenia.
Kim has been romantically linked to several high-profile men throughout her life. She was briefly married to music producer Damon Thomas in 2000 and has been married three times to Damon Humphries, NBA player Kris Humphries, and rapper Kanye West. She has four children, North, Saint, Chicago, and Psalm West.
In 2021, Kim announced that the final season of “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” would air, ending a 14-year run. Despite the show’s end, Kim’s career, influence, and impact on popular culture continue to be iconic. She has solidified her status as a cultural icon, and her entrepreneurial ventures have cemented her as a savvy businesswoman. With her strong work ethic and undeniable charisma, Kim Kardashian is undoubtedly one of the most influential and recognizable celebrities of the 21st century.
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