Interesting Biography Facts
Kimberly Noel Kardashian West
reality actress, model
October 21, 1980
Los Angeles, California, United States
Marymount High School
Kim Kardashian family members
Kourtney Kardashian (older sister), Khloé Kardashian (younger sister), Rob Kardashian (younger brother), Kendall Jenner (younger half-sister), Kylie Jenner (younger half-sister)
Is Kim Kardashian a lesbian/bisexual?
What is Kim Kardashian marital status?
Who is Kim Kardashian husband?
When did get married?
May 24, 2014
How many children does she have?
3 (North West; Saint West; Chicago West)
Kim Kardashian relatives
Kim Kardashian husband
Kanye West (husband since 2014)
Date of birth: June 8, 1977
Do you remember the year of 2014? Lots of historical events happened that year – Russia annexed Crimea, pro-democracy protests shook Hong Kong and … North West parents tied a knot. In fact, for Kim Kardashian and Kanye West fans that event was not less important than for powerful politicians two first ones. Finally Kim, who had to cope with numerous personal disappointments and got through 2 divorces, found her happiness. And her fiancé was handsome and rich – the real dream of a frustrated woman. They are still married and have three kids – North West, Saint West and Chi West.
Kanye Omari West was born in Atlanta, Georgia in the family of a photojournalist Ray West and his wife Donda Williams-West (a teacher). They split, when Kanye was in the kindergarten age, but remained friends, that why the boy spent a lot of time with both of his parents in spite of their divorce.
If Kim Kardashian family belonged to the upper class of the society, Kanye’s parents were typical representatives of the middle class. They both started from scratch, and each one gained some recognition in the area of their activity. Mrs. West was appointed as the Chief of English Department in Chicago State University. It was she, who inspired her son to take music lessons. In addition, she wanted Kanye to get a prestigious education. He studied at Polaris High School and then entered Chicago State University, but soon dropped it out to start career in music industry. That was quite shocking for his mother, but she supported her son’s decision. She even quit her academician work and became her son’s manager.
At first Kanye was a composer. He wrote songs for reputable musicians, like Jay Z, Janet Jackson, Talib Kweli and many others. Then he felt, he was ready to start career of his own. West released the album “The College Dropout” in 2004. The album was accepted eagerly by both, critics and the audience. The rapper sold more than 2 million copies of his disk and turned into a big music star.
As for now, Kanye West boasts with 8 studio albums, 7 of which gained platinum status. He holds more than 20 Grammy awards and has a reputation of the most scandalous rapper in the world. The most popular of his tricks is connected with Taylor Swift, whom he interrupted during her acceptance speech in 2009.
Kim Kardashian is Kanye’s beloved wife. He dated a number of celebs, including Amber Rose, but had never been married before. You can’t tell the same about Mrs. Kardashian-West, who has already said “Yes!” several times.
Damon Thomas (ex-husband; married in 2001-2004)
Date of birth: December 15, 1970
Kim doesn’t like to tell about her previous marriages, but in one of her interviews she opened up, that she was too young, when she met Damon and lost her head for a while. She thought, it was love, but it wasn’t.
Damon Thomas is a successful music producer, known by his collaborations with popular musicians. Chris Brown and Mary J. Blige were among his clients. In addition to his producing activity, Thomas performs himself. He is the part of the duo “The Underdogs”.
He fell in love with 19-year-old Kim Kardashian and married her. They cohabited together during 4 years, and seemed to be quite happy. But then the reality show star separated from him and from that moment they did their dirty laundry in front of the eyes of millions of fans.
It turned out, that Damon beat his young tender wife and hurt her emotionally. They went through a number of court processes and finally parted their ways.
As for now, the musician is single. The man fathered a son with his ex-girlfriend Sarai Torres. He devotes his life to his work. Not long ago Thomas composed music for the movie “Straight Outta Compton”. He also won Golden Globe nomination for his song to the film “The Help”.
Thomas rarely speaks about Kim. In his interview to “In Touch” he told, that fame is too important for his ex-wife, and she can do everything in public to promote herself.
Kris Humphries (ex-husband; married in 2011-2013)
Date of birth: February 6, 1985
After her first divorce, Kim moved forward. She gained incredible popularity as a reality show star. The hot woman dated numerous celebs, but avoided official ceremonies. In 2011 everything changed. She met a famous basketball player Kris Humphries. Their high profile love affair started in front of the eyes of their fans, photographers and journalists. Kardashian was ready to pose with her new lover all day long. Kris fell in love with the beauty and proposed her after 7 months of their passionate relationships. In August, 2011 the couple married, but their family life turned to be too short. After 72 days of marriage Kim filed for divorce.
Kristopher Nathan Humphries entered this world in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He grew up in the family of William Humphries and his wife Debra. He grew up alongside two sisters.
The teenager fell in love with sports, watching his father, a football player at the University of Minnesota. In his teens he was interested in swimming, and gained some popularity in this area. Later Kris turned his face to basketball.
He started to play professionally in 2004, when was drafted by Utah Jazz. To the moment of his meeting with Kim, Humphries reached his career peak. He changed a number of teams, and was signed by the New Jersey Nets. During their play against the Los Angeles Clippers, he scored 25 points – the best result in his career. That very year the player signed $8 million deal with Nets.
His wedding with Kardashian was shown in their reality show. During several episodes his ex-wife demonstrated her preparations to the wedding and then filmed the wedding day. Her rating increased, and she became the highest-paid reality TV star in the world. Later Kris told that she used him for profit.
Nowadays the player’s career is in a slow phase. Kris Humphries was signed with Philadelphia 76ers in 2017, but the season wasn’t successful for him. He dated a model Natalie Pack for a while. Currently he is single.
Who are Kim Kardashian parents?
Robert Kardashian Sr (father)
Date of birth: February 22, 1944
Date of death: September 30, 2003
Many people know Kardashian family due to their reality show. But Kim and her sisters were not the first ones, who made their surname popular. In middle 1990s their patriarch Robert Kardashian promoted himself as a talented lawyer. He successfully defended a celebrated athlete O. J. Simpson, who was accused for a murder of his wife and her lover. Till now it’s doubtful, whether O.J. was guilty or not, but due to skilful work of Mr. Kardashian he was acquitted.
Robert George Kardashian saw this world for the first time in 1944 in the sunniest city in the world – Los Angeles. His ancestors were of Armenian origin. They resided in the city of Kars, which at that time was the part of Russian Empire. They left their hometown and immigrated to Germany, when authorities started to discriminate Armenians. Later the family changed Germany for USA and started a business company there. When Robert Kardashian entered this world, his parents had already become rich. They sold meat cans.
Robert’s childhood was typical for a son of affluent people. He lived in a big mansion, attended a prestigious school and after that studied business administration. Then he was educated at School of Law, where he gained Doctor Degree. After that the man served as a lawyer. He reached his career peak in 1995, when he defended his client and friend O. J. Simpson.
During the years of his short life, Robert was married three times and fathered 4 kids. His first wife, Kris Houghton-Jenner, is the mother of his kids and well-known reality TV stars Kourtney, Kim, Khloé and Rob. They were married during 13 years and divorced in 1991.
After that Mr. Kardashian married Jan Ashley, but their family life lasted during 30 days only and after that was annulled. Six weeks prior to his death he tied a knot with Ellen Pierson.
Robert Sr died from cancer at the age of 59.
Kris Jenner (mother)
Date of birth: November 5, 1955
Viewers not always like reality TV stars, telling that they are not celebrities in the full sense of this word. But in any case Kim Kardashian’s mother Kris deserves love and respect of her audience. She gave a birth to 6 kids, made career of a business lady and TV star and looks much younger of her 62.
Kristen Mary Houghton was born in a middle class family, which resided in San Diego. Her father was an engineer and her mother was a housewife. She studied at Clairemont High School and then found a job of a stewardess. A pretty woman Kris had lots of male fans among rich businessmen, whom she met on the board of the plane. One of them – a young ambitious lawyer Robert Kardashian – fell in love with her.
The couple married in 1978 and Kris gave a birth to Rob’s four kids. In spite of her “work” of a mother, active Kris decided to start her own business in a fashion industry. With her husband’s help she opened a fashion shop “Dash”, which became popular among rich American housewives.
Robert-Kris marriage seemed to be very happy, but something went wrong. They divorced in 1991. Mother of four children, Kris had always been surrounded by lots of men, who were ready to care about her kids and herself.
Soon after the end of her divorce process, the woman married a former athlete Bruce Jenner, who was popular due to his wins at Olympic Games. With Bruce she had two daughters and Kim’s half-sisters Kendall and Kylie.
Kris Jenner made her name popular due to the show “Keeping Up with the Kardashians”, which she created in collaboration with a TV producer Ryan Seacrest.
Nowadays the woman is busy with her show and with running her own production company. She divorced from Bruce in 2015 and now enjoys her calm life of a socialite.
Kim Kardashian siblings
Kourtney Kardashian (older sister)
Date of birth: April 18, 1979
Kourt is the first daughter of a late lawyer Robert and his former wife Kris. The girl enjoyed prosperous life since her earliest years, because both of her parents were successful in their careers and provided their kids for luxurious lifestyle.
After graduation from school the girl entered the University of Arizona. She wanted to become a professional actress, that why she studied theater arts at the university. Kourt’s first TV appearance was in a reality show, broadcasted by E! channel, named “Filthy Rich: Cattle Drive”. But the real success waited for her after the release of KUWTK.
Except for this project, she featured in the series “Kourtney & Kim Take New York”, which enjoyed some popularity, quite modest in comparison with the previous show.
As for her personal life, Kourtney Mary Kardashian is a mother of three kids, but she had never been married. The woman was in long-term relationship with Scott Disick, whom she met through friends. In spite of the man’s wish to propose Kourt, she told, that she was happy with him without making it official.
They welcomed two sons and one daughter and separated in summer, 2015. Currently the woman is single.
Khloé Kardashian (younger sister)
Date of birth: June 27, 1984
The younger sister of Kim and Kourt looks too fair-haired and tall in comparison with them. She is the only Rob Kardashian’s daughter, who doesn’t resemble her father at all. That caused lots of rumors about Kris infidelity during the days of her marriage to a lawyer. Some Kim’s fans think that her sister envies her fame and beauty.
Like her sisters, Khloé Alexandra attended Marymount High School. Later she quit public school and decided to get education at home. Having got her GED, the girl didn’t go to the University. She started career of a businesswoman and joined her mother and older sisters in running the chain of fashion shops, named “Dash”.
Khloé’s face became popular after her acting in a family reality series. After that she continued her career of an actress and starred in a number of TV series, including “Royal Pains” and “Law & Order: Los Angeles”.
In 2009 the reality TV actress participated in creation of a teeth whitening brush, named “Idol White”.
The woman was married to a former NBA star Lamar Odom. Together they created a number of unisex fragrances, which symbolized their love and unity. In addition, they produced their own reality show “Khloé & Lamar”. The couple separated in 2015 and finalized the divorce process a year later.
Khloé Kardashian had to pass through a number of health issues, including a terrible car accident in 2015 and skin cancer, which she battled.
In March, 2018 the actress gave a birth to her first child True Thompson. Her daughter’s father is a pro basketball player Tristan Thompson. She dated her baby father in 2016-2019. They broke up soon after St. Valentine’s Day, when the man was noticed in the arms of Jordyn Woods, a socialite and a model, Kylie Jenner’s close friend.
Rob George Kardashian (younger brother)
Date of birth: March 17, 1987
The only boy in Kardashian clan, Robert is internationally recognized by his TV appearances, socks line and scandalous romance with a model Blac Chyna.
Like other representatives of a popular family, he was born in Los Angeles, CA. Like his father, he studied business administration in USC.
He was catapulted to stardom after appearing in the family show “KUWTK”. The young man participated in the spin offs of the series too. He made lots of profits from his business venues, which include various kinds of endorsements (like Coca-Cola) and started his own clothing line. The man sells high-quality socks made of Egyptians cotton. By the way, Rob named his line “Arthur George” – just like that, without adding his popular surname. “I want to avoid all that fuss, which comes with Kardashian name”, he told.
The reality TV star seemed to be really serious to step away from his clan. He featured in a TV show, which had no connection to Kardashians. The young man was a contestant at “Dancing with the Stars”. He competed in the 13th season with a gorgeous partner Cheryl Burke. Rob occupied the second place. He lost only to the actor J.R. Martinez.
Mr. Kardashian, who at the age of 28 was diagnosed with diabetes, is single now. He was in relationships with popular beautiful women several times. Rob was in love with a singer Adrienne Bailon and dated for a couple of months with another musician Rita Ora.
In early 2016 he started dating a TV personality Blac Chyna. She has become a mother of his only child Dream Renée (one more Kardashian girl!). A month after the baby birth Rob separated from his partner. He accused Blac Chyna in cheating him.
The divorced father resides in Hidden Hills, CA.
Kendall Jenner (younger half-sister)
Date of birth: November 3, 1995
Kendall Nicole Jenner is Kim’s half-sister. That’s why two girls look quite different. In fact, Kendall has plump lips – the signature feature of Kanye West wife. But she is much slimmer and taller, than her older sister. Her well-shaped body gave Kendall an opportunity to start career of a model.
In spite of her regular appearances at KUWTK show, the girl knew since the earliest years, that reality TV is not her cup of tea. She dreamed about independant successful career. In her teens Ms. Jenner was dreaming about career of a supermodel.
She made her debut alongside her younger sister Kylie Jenner. They appeared in the issue “Paper”. Later the young model, which was signed with Wilhelmina Models, starred in many teen magazines, such as “Teen Vogue”, “Seventeen” and “OK!”
To the tender age of 22 Kerdall boasts with an extensive resume of a model. She collaborated with the most popular fashion brands, like Chanel, Michael Kors, Calvin Klein and many others. She also started career of an actress. Although as for now, Kendall makes mostly cameo appearances, probably, the girl would develop her career in this direction too. She has already acted in the series “Hawaii Five-0”, “Ocean’s Eight” etc.
Entertainment industry is not the only area of Jenner’s activity. The young woman proved to be a skilful business lady. In addition to numerous endorsements, she collaborated with Gillette brand, created her own line of swimsuits and even tried her hand as a photographer.
Unlike her sister Kim, Kendall doesn’t want to publicize her personal life. The girl was noticed with a popular rapper ASAP Rocky and with a basketball player Ben Simmons. She was rumored to be gay, but the model denied all gossips of that kind.
Kylie Jenner (younger half-sister)
Date of birth: August 10, 1997
The youngest representative of the clan, a young model and reality TV star Kylie Kristen Jenner has already achieved a lot to her young age. Although some people dispute the fact, that Kylie is a self-made person, because she comes from a rich and popular family, still she deserves respect and love of her fans.
The girl rose to fame as KUWTK actress. Later she and her older sister Kendall created an apparel line “Kendall & Kylie” in cooperation with a reputable fashion brand PacSun. Now the girl is a real guru of beauty industry. She is an absolute owner of the company “Kylie Cosmetics”, which is quite popular among teens. In addition to all these projects, she created her own mobile app and managed to become Number One in this sphere too – her app was ranked as the best one in 2015.
Being a business lady, socialite and TV star, Kylie found enough time in her schedule for motherhood. On February 1, 2018 she gave a birth to a baby girl Stormi Webster. Her daughter’s father is a rapper Travis Scott.
Interesting and fun facts
Kim Kardashian and her husband, Kanye West, announced in April 2019, they are expecting the fourth baby to join their clan. The kid will be born via surrogacy. The happy parents are preparing a new room for the child.