Before fame, Kim was known to be a sidekick at parties for Paris Hilton. Kim is also said to have worked as a stylist for Lindsay Lohan.
She first made it on the headlines after her ex-boyfriend Ray J leaked their sex tape (2003) in 2007
The same year, she and her family were approached to star in a reality TV show, Keeping Up with the Kardashians
In 2010, Kim became the highest paid television star with estimated earnings of $6 Million.
According to Forbes, From May 2011 to May 2012 Kim earned an estimated sum of $18 Million.
And in the year 2013, she is said to have earned about $28 Million. (Forbes)
Kim was ranked 3rd in a list of ‘Top 10 Celebrity Playboy Bunnies’. The first two places were taken by Marilyn Monroe and Pamela Anderson respectively.
Kim celebrated her 14th birthday with a party at Michael Jackson’s home, Neverland Ranch
At the age of 19, Kim married a music producer Damon Thomas. They were together for four years before separating. She then married basketball star Kris Humphries in 2011 but the marriage lasted for only 72 days.
On May 24, 2014, she married rapper Kanye West with whom she has a daughter named North West. Their marriage ceremony took place at Fort di Belvedere in Florence, Italy.
Kim has denied all her plastic surgery accusations and has said that the only procedure she ever tried is botox.
In 2008, Kim took over Britney’s reign as the most Googled celebrity
Kim has her own statue at Madame Tussauds museum in New York
Her Ferrari 458 Spider is worth $325,000
In 2011, Kim released a single entitled Jam (Turn it Up) and donated half of song’s profits to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.