Kimberly Noel “Kim” Kardashian is an American celebutante, socialite, television personality, producer, actress, and model. She also is the daughter of late attorney Robert Kardashian. She is widely known for a sex tape with her former boyfriend Ray J and her E! reality series which she shares with her family, Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Since then, Kim has launched multiple fragrances, guest starred on numerous shows and competed on ABC ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. She also has had roles in movies such as, Disaster Movie, and Deep in the Valley.
Kim’s recent projects include launching another perfume line and working as the producer of an E! reality series, The Spin Crowd. Kim also is involved in multiple projects with her sisters, Kourtney, and Khloe including: writing a autobiography entitled “Kardashian Konfidential” and launching their own fashion line.
Kim Kardashian was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of late attorney Robert Kardashian and Kris Jenner. Kim is 4th generation Armenian. Her great grandparents from her father’s side came to LA from Armenia right before the Genocide, and her great grandmother is Turkish-Armenian. Her mother Kris, is of English descent. Though half Armenian she states she was raised with a huge Armenian influence, always hearing Armenian stories, eating Armenian food and celebrating Armenian holidays Also during an episode of Lopez Tonight, Kim participated in a DNA testing which the results showed that she was 94% Armenian and 6% Native American.
Kardashian has two sisters, Kourtney and Khloé, and one brother, Robert. She has stepbrothers Burton Jenner, Brandon Jenner, and reality TV star Brody Jenner, stepsister Casey Jenner, and half-sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner.
She attended Marymount High School. During high school, Kardashian worked at her father’s music marketing firm, Movie Tunes.