Khloé Kardashian Odom (née Khloé Alexandra Kardashian; born June 27, 1984) is an American television personality, radio host, model, and celebutante. She is best known for her appearances on Keeping Up with the Kardashians and Kourtney and Khloé Take Miami.
Khloé was born in California. She is of Armenian descent through her father, attorney Robert Kardashian, and of Scottish-Dutch descent through her mother, Kris Jenner (née Houghton). On a March 2010 episode of Lopez Tonight, a DNA test result showed Khloé to be 97% European and 3% Native American. She has two sisters, Kourtney and Kim Kardashian, two half sisters, Kendall and Kylie Jenner, and a younger brother, Rob. She has three stepbrothers, Burt, Brandon, and Brody Jenner, and one stepsister, Casey Jenner. Standing at 5′ 10″, she is significantly taller than her older sisters, Kim Kardashian (5’2.5″ tall) & Kourtney Kardashian (5′ 0″).
Khloé co-owns and operates D-A-S-H, a stylish clothing boutique in Calabasas, California and Miami, with her sisters Kourtney and Kim. In June 2009, Khloé and her sisters teamed up with the Natural Products Association to create a teeth whitening pen called Idol White.
She appeared in one of PETA’s “I’d Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur” campaigns.
Khloé Kardashian Odom also creates jewelry along with her sisters, Kourtney and Kim. The trio released a jewelry line for Virgins, Saints & Angels. The 20-piece collection debuted in March 2010. The jewelry reflects on the Kardashians’ Armenian heritage.
In the spring of 2010, she and her sisters released a clothing line for Bebe.
In August 2010, Khloé announced that she and her sisters will release another clothing line. The clothing line is called K-Dash and it will be sold on QVC. K-Dash was launched on September 10, 2010.
Khloé and her sisters created a sunless tanner called Kardashian Glamour Tan. It was released in Summer of 2010 and is available at Sephora.
On March 4, 2007, Khloé was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.
On July 18, 2008, Khloé reported to jail to serve time for violation of probation. She faced a sentence of up to 30 days and enrollment in an alcohol treatment program within three weeks of her release from jail. She was released from jail fewer than three hours later due to overcrowding.
On September 27, 2009, she and Los Angeles Lakers forward, Lamar Odom got married. She was escorted down the aisle by stepfather, Bruce Jenner. Sisters Kim and Kourtney served as maids of honor. Her friends, Malika Haqq, Khadijah Haqq, Lauren London, and half sisters, Kendall and Kylie, were bridesmaids.
On October 9, 2009, she appeared on The View and announced she had changed her name to Khloé Kardashian Odom, dropping her original middle name, Alexandra, and changing her maiden name to her new middle name.