Kimberly Noelle "Kim" Kardashian (born October 21, 1980) is an American stylist, actress, socialite, model, apparel retailer and television personality. She is perhaps best known for her social life and her role on the E! reality show Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Kim was born to Kris Jenner (1955) and Robert Kardashian (1944-2003). Through her parents, she is of Armenian, Scottish and Dutch descent.