Kim Kardashian is one of the most followed celebrities in the world through social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Kim Kardashian is a high earning businesswoman, reality star, socialite and a make-up mogul. Kim Kardashian became famous in 2007 after a sex tape with her ex-boyfriend, Ray J, leaked online.
Kim Kardashian is married to a successful rapper artist, Kanye West. They have three children and currently live at Hidden Hills, California.
Kimberly Noel Kardashian West as her real names were born in 21st October 1980 in Los Angeles, California. Her parents include Kris Jenner and the late Robert Kardashian. Her mother married again to Bruce Jenner, now Caitylyn Jenner. Kim Kardashian has four sisters and one brother.
Kim Kardashian attended Marymount High School in Los Angeles. She first gained media attention after becoming close with stylist and close friend Paris Hilton.
Kim Kardashian started her business career in 2005 when she opened a boutique shop. Later on in 2007, Kim Kardashian together with her family started a reality television series called Keeping up with the Kardashians.
The reality show gained her popularity, and she was involved in acting in different films and partnerships and endorsements.
Kim Kardashian has ventured into several businesses which made her one of the richest celebrities in the world. She launched her make-up called KKW Beauty which sells beauty products such as lipsticks, contour pallets, and foundations.
Kim Kardashian also launched her collection of perfumes called KKW Fragrance. In 2017, she and her husband ventured into a kid’s clothing line. Later on, she launched a mobile game, an app known as Kim Kardashian: Hollywood and an emoji app for those who want to become celebrities.
Kim Kardashian made several headlines after publicizing her personal life. She got married twice and filed for divorce before marrying Kanye West through a lavish wedding. Since then, her life has attracted heavy media coverage.
Kim Kardashian Net Worth
Kim Kardashian net worth 2018 is $350 million according to Forbes. The source of her wealth is from;
• Reality Show- Keeping Up With the Kardashians
• KKW Fragrance
• KKW Beauty
• Sponsored Instagram and Twitter posts
• DASH boutique line
• Mobile game App
Forbes also states that Kim Kardashian net worth 2017 was $45.5 million which means her new ventures in the beauty industry has seen her make millions in a year.
It is estimated that Kim Kardashian net worth in 2019 will be over $500 million, from Forbes's, as her beauty lines are expected to make more sales.
In 2018, Kim Kardashian was included in the Forbes magazine annual list of America’s Richest Self-Made Women.
Kim Kardashian is the 6th most followed on Instagram.
She has been involved in several advocacy activities around the world.
In the 2016 US Presidential elections, she declared her support for Hillary Clinton.
In 2016, she was robbed in a Paris Hotel and lost expensive jewelry.