FASHION mogul Kim Kardashian has amassed billions thanks to her entrepreneurial endeavors.
The KUWTK star’s net worth continues to grow due to the popularity of her cosmetics and fragrance line, KKW, and her shapewear brand, SKIMS.
What is Kim Kardashian Net Worth?
Kim Kardashian is a reality star, model and entrepreneur.
The 41-year-old and her family have been on Keeping Up with the Kardashians for 14 years on E! Network before moving their show to Hulu in April 2022 and renaming it – The Kardashians.
Due to her many entrepreneurial endeavors, her net worth as of October 20, 2022 is $1.8 billion according to Forbes.
The outlet credits a large portion of her fortune to her stakes in KKW Beauty, her cosmetics and fragrance company, SKIMS, her shapewear business, and her social media sponsorship.
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When did Kim Kardashian become a billionaire?
Kim officially achieved billionaire status back in April 2021.
“When Kim Kardashian West first appeared in the pages of Forbes in 2011, it was simply a count of her Twitter followers: 6.6 million, just below Barack Obama and just above Ashton Kutcher,” Forbes announced.
“Five years later, she graced the cover of Forbes thanks to her booming mobile game, which helped her make $51 million that year. Now, for the first time, she is officially entering the list of the world’s billionaires.”
Kim’s fortune soared in 2020 after she sold 20 percent of KKW Beauty to cosmetics giant Coty for $200 million, valuing the brand at $1 billion at the time.
How did Kim Kardashian become famous?
Kim first caught media attention as the daughter of OJ Simpson’s famous attorney, Robert Kardashian.
She grew up on the LA scene as Paris Hilton’s friend and stylist, but received greater attention after her 2002 sex tape with then-boyfriend Ray J was leaked.
However, the Kardashian family rose to collective fame after their show Keeping Up With the Kardashians was aired on E! in 2007.
Kim gained more attention in 2012 after beginning her relationship with Kanye West.
The couple tied the knot after two years of dating and share four children.
What did Kanye West say about Kim’s billionaire status?
Kim’s former rapper husband took to Twitter to congratulate his then-wife on her planned status in June 2020.
“I am so proud of my beautiful wife, Kim Kardashian West, that she has officially become a billionaire,” he said wrote.
“You weathered the craziest storms and now God shines on you and our family. So blessed is the still life. So I made you this still life. We love you so much.”
However, the high-profile couple cemented their divorce in March 2022 after nearly 10 years together.
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