Love her or hate her - you can't simply ignore her! Yes, We're talking about Kim Kardashian. Born on October 21, 1980 to Robert Kardashian and Kris Jenner, Kimberly Noel Kardashian was not very famous or rich a decade ago. The 36-year-old socialite quietly began her career as a personal shopper for the celebrities like Paris Hilton. She received nationwide attention in 2007 when a sex tape of her with her former boyfriend Ray J appeared on the internet. Nearly a decade later, Kim Kardashian is one of the most famous and wealthy celebrities in the United States leaving Paris Hilton far behind in terms of wealth! Come, explore 12 shocking things you don't know about the "KUWTK" star!
4.Kim K Was Accused Of Credit Card Fraud
As said earlier, the Kardashians weren't rich a decade ago. Back in those days when Kim Kardashian was working as a personal shopper for celebrities, Sonja Norwood, mother of Brandy Norwood and Ray J, hired her to shop clothes, accessories, jewelry, etc. for her daughter, Brandy. Khloe Kardashian was Brandy Norwood's personal assistant at that time. Sonja Norwood sued Kim Kardashian for using the family credit card spending $120,000 even after the employment was terminated. The two families settled the issues out of court, according to Radar Online.
5.Kim Kardashian Social Media Advertising Fee
Millions around the world follow celebrities like Kim Kardashian on social media websites like Twitter, but what most of them don't know is that their beloved stars cleverly chip in some promotional tweets that don't really look or sound like mainstream ads. Social media is a big source of income for celebrities like Kim Kardashian, and she reportedly makes up to $10,000 a tweet. In addition to Kim, Kylie Jenner, Kendall Jenner, Snoop Dogg, Paula Abdul, Whitney Port, etc. are some other Hollywood bigwigs who make a lot of money promoting brands on their social media pages.
6.Kim Alerts Paparazzi
Kim Kardashian's ex, Nick Lachey, slammed the "KUWTK" star for alerting paparazzi about their whereabouts, so they could come and take photos of the couple. The 98 Degrees star complained that she used him to gain popularity. Her first husband, Damon Thomas, called the kim a "plastic surgery-loving fame whore." He said his former wife made him spend a lot of money on her cosmetic surgeries and clothes. The notable American music producer, Damon Thomas, said he saw his then-wife going on a date with Jennifer Lopez's ex-boyfriend, Criss Judd, wearing an expensive dress that he bought for her.