Kim Kardashian, born in 1980, is an American television personality, entrepreneur, actress and model. In 2007 she became the protagonist, together with her family, of the reality show of the same name, whose success led to the creation of some spin-offs, among which The Kardashian Sisters in New York and The Kardashian Sisters in Miami stand out, as well as various entrepreneurial initiatives. The Kardashians' personal lives soon became the subject of great media attention.
In recent years her popularity has also grown across social media, attracting hundreds of millions of followers on both Twitter and Instagram. As of 2016, she is one of the top ten most followed celebrities on Instagram; as of 2022, she occupies eighth position. Additionally, she has released a number of products under her name including, in 2014, a mobile game, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, a line of clothing and beauty products, and in 2015 a photography book. Her relationship with Kanye West also received significant media coverage; the couple married in 2014 in Florence, ending their relationship in 2021.
In 2015, Time magazine included her in its list of the hundred most influential people in the world, while in 2016 Vogue described her as a pop culture phenomenon. She has also been called a shining example of being famous for being famous. Her assets amount to over 1.8 billion dollars.