Kimberly Noel "Kim" Kardashian (born October 21, 1980) is an American celebutante, socialite, television personality, producer, actress, and model. She is widely known for a sex tape with her former boyfriend Ray J and her role on the E! reality series, Keeping Up with the Kardashians. She was a contestant on Dancing With the Stars and made guest appearances on America's Next Top Model as well as CSI:NY. Kim's recent projects include launching a perfume, working as the producer of an E! reality series, The Spin Crowd, and writing an autobiography with sisters Kourtney and Khloé entitled Kardashian Konfidential. Kardashian was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of late attorney Robert Kardashian and Kris Jenner (née Houghton). She is of Armenian descent on her father's side (her paternal great-grandparents immigrated to Los Angeles), and of Scottish, Dutch, and Native American ancestry on her mother's side. Kardashian has two sisters, Kourtney and Khloé, and one brother, Robert. She has stepbrothers Burton Jenner, Brandon Jenner, and reality TV star Brody Jenner, stepsister Casey Jenner, and half-sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner. During high school, Kardashian worked at