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Kim Kardashian

Kimberly Noel "Kim" Kardashian (born October 21, 1980) is an American socialite, reality television star, model and occasional actress. She is known for starring in Keeping Up with the Kardashians, the E! reality series that she shares with her family, and its spin-offs including Kourtney and Kim Take New York. Prior to the development of her career as a reality television star, Kardashian gained notoriety as the subject of a sex tape that subsequently resulted in a court awarding her $5 million. She has been involved in the production of several lines of clothing and fragrances. In 2010, she was the highest earning reality star, with estimated earnings of $6 million. In August 2011, Kardashian married basketball player Kris Humphries in a widely publicized ceremony. In October 2011, Kardashian filed for divorce. Kardashian was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of attorney Robert Kardashian and his wife Kris Kardashian (née Houghton). Her father was a third generation Armenian American. Her paternal great-grandparents, Sam and Harom Kardaschoff, were ethnic Armenian Molokan Jumpers from Karakale, Kars, Russian Empire (now Turkey). They migrated to the United States in

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Kim Kardashian Buys Up All the Vogues ... But Why Now? [VIDEO]

Kim Kardashian
Buys Up All the Vogues But Why Now?

Kim Kardashian cannot get enough of herself ... hitting up a newsstand on Tuesday to buy up every issue of her Vogue magazine cover she could get her mitts on ... but why did she wait three weeks… READ MORE >

Kris Jenner Hires Round-the-Clock Security -- After Stalker Makes Stink

Kris Jenner
Hires Round-the-Clock Security After Stalker Makes Stink

Kris Jenner's taking no chances after Kim Kardashian came face-to-face with a stinky stalker outside the Jenner home last month -- Kris has now hired 24/7 security.Kardashian sources tell TMZ,… READ MORE >

- 9 days ago
Kanye West: 'I Won' Kim Kardashian -- Calls Out NFL, NBA Stars ... I Defeated You

Kanye West
Calls Out NBA, NFL Stars I Defeated All Of You in Battle for Kim's Ass

Kanye West is spiking the football ... bragging that he defeated NBA and NFL players like Reggie Bush and Kris Humphries to win the rights to bang Kim Kardashian. West just appeared on… READ MORE >

- 17 days ago
Reza Farahan -- Kanye West Paid Off Vogue to Get Kim Kardashian on Cover

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Kanye Paid Off Vogue to Get Kim on Cover

Reza Farahan from "Shahs of Sunset" just made Kanye West's list -- that's what happens when you say Kim Kardashian would NEVER make it on the cover of Vogue ... unless Kanye bought it for her.We… READ MORE >

- 32 days ago
Stinky Stalker Subdued in Kardashian Kaper

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Stinky Stalker Subdued

A 20-year-old man was subdued by cops after casing Kris Jenner's Hidden Hills home and coming face-to-face with Kim Kardashian -- and he smelled like hell ... law enforcement sources tell… READ MORE >

- 32 days ago
James Franco and Seth Rogen -- We're More Vogue than Kim and Kanye

James Franco & Seth Rogen
We're More Vogue Than Kim and Kanye

James Franco and Seth Rogen have improved the Vogue cover with Kim Kardashian and Kanye West ... although they missed one slight detail.Rogen tweeted the cover -- we're guessing it's photoshopped… READ MORE >

- 34 days ago
Kim Kardashian -- Moves on Up to Earn Her Black Card ... Finally

Kim Kardashian
Moves on Up to Earn Black Card ... Finally

No doubt, Kim Kardashian has the resume -- dated/banged countless Black guys, got engaged to Kanye West, had his baby ... but only now has she attained full blown African-Americanness.All she had… READ MORE >

- 35 days ago
Kim Kardashian & Kanye West -- The Dude Who Videotaped Our Engagement is LAME and BLIND

Kim and Kanye
Dude Who Videoed Our Engagement LAME AND BLIND

The guy who Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are suing for secretly videotaping their engagement is not only sneaky ... he's blind -- at least according to the judge.Chad Hurley -- who co-founded… READ MORE >

- 38 days ago
Kim Kardashian -- Crashes Car in Bev Hills

Kim Kardashian
Crashes Car in Bev Hills

Kim Kardashian was a big hit in Beverly Hills today ... she got into a car crash near the Beverly Hills Hotel.Kim was tooling around in her Mercedes G Wagon on Sunset Blvd.  We're told she… READ MORE >

- 45 days ago
'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' -- Not-Really-Jenner House For Sale ... $6 MILLION

'Keeping Up With the Kardashians'
Not-Really-Jenner House For Sale ... $6 MILLION

The Kardashians might have to pretend they live in a different L.A. mansion -- very soon -- TMZ has learned, the one they currently use for exterior shots on their reality show is for sale ...… READ MORE >

- 51 days ago

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