Kourtney Kardashian Biography
Full Name: Kourtney Mary Kardashian
Birthdate: April 18, 1979
Residence: Calabasas, California, US
Kourtney Kardashian is an American TV personality, businesswoman, model, and socialite who is famous for the family reality show “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”. She was born on April 18, 1979, in Los Angeles, California. Her mother Kris Jenner is also a TV personality, producer, author, businesswoman, and manager and her father Robert Kardashian was an American Prosecutor. Kourtney is the eldest among her siblings. She has two younger sisters named Khloe and Kim and a younger brother Robert. At the age of 12, her parents got divorced. After two years, her mother married Bruce Jenner who is now known as Caitlyn Jenner. From the marriage, she gained three step-brothers named Burton, Brandon and Brody and a stepsister Casey. After some years, Kris gave birth to her half-sisters Kendall and then Kylie.
During childhood, Kourtney attended the Marymount High School which is a Roman Catholic all-girls school which is located in Los Angeles. Her both younger sisters also attended the same school. In 1998 Kourtney graduated from school and moved to Dallas, Texas and enrolled into the Southern Methodist University. After two years, she again moved to Tucson, Arizona and attended the University of Arizona. Later she graduated from there with a bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts. She also learned Spanish along with her course. At the age of 24, her biological father Robert died due to esophageal cancer.
Kourtney Kardashian Career and Net Worth
At the age of 26, Kourtney made her debut to Television from the series of “Filthy Rich: Cattle Drive” which was a reality show in 2005. The show gained her recognition among the reality TV audience and earned her money for charity. Later, a sex tape made by her younger sister Kim Kardashian and her then-boyfriend Ray J was leaked on the internet which increased the popularity of the who Kardashian Jenner family.
In the same year, the whole Kardashian Jenner family were appointed to star in a reality television series titled “Keeping Up With The Kardashian”. The series was about the daily life and dramas going on in the Kardashian Jenner family. The series starred Kourtney, mother Kris, her stepfather Bruce, siblings Kim, Khloe, and Rob, and half-sisters Kendall and Kylie. The series was aired on E! channel and was a huge success. Later there were also spin-offs of the show such as “Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami”, “Khloe & Lamar”, and “Kourtney and Kim Take New York”.
Later, Kourtney collaborated with her mother and opened a children’s clothing boutique named “Smooch” in both Los Angeles and New York City. She also partnered with her sisters Kim and Khloe and opened a clothing boutique named “DASH” in Los Angeles, New York City, and Miami. There is also a pop-up store of the boutique in Hamptons. In 2010, Kourtney along with her sisters released a clothing line for the company Bebe. Later in 2010, she along with her sisters also created a sunless tanner and named it “Kardashian Glamour Tan”. In the same year, she also released a book named “Kardashian Konfedential” along with her sister.
In 2011, Kourtney made her debut as an actor on the ABC series “One Life to Live” where she made a guest appearance. In the show, she played the role of Kassandra Kavanaugh who is a lawyer. However, her performance received mostly negative reviews. When asked about it, she said “I’d thought I’d have two lines. But my script is so long… I’m not an actress.”. Later she and her sisters became the presenters of the Quick Trim’s diet supplement or weight loss. However, in 2012 a lawsuit of 5 million dollars against them and the company was filed for false and misleading marketing. Kourtney later represented the skincare line called “PerfectSkin” which was developed by Dr. Ron DiSalvo along with her sisters. Later, they also released a 20-piece jewelry collection of Saints, Virgins, and Los Angeles.
Currently, Kourtney Kardashian’s total net worth is estimated to be 35 million dollars according to Celebrity Net Worth. Currently, Kourtney lives in a luxury mansion worth about 1.7 million dollars. The mansion is located in the gated community in Calabasas, Los Angeles, California, USA. The mansion consists of a swimming pool, a spa, centralized air conditioning, expensive hardwood, two bathrooms with Jacuzzis, stone paved fireplace and home theatre system. Kourtney also owns a number of luxury cars including Mercedes Benz S500 and Ferrari 458 Italia.
Kourtney Kardashian Relationship
In 2000, there were rumors of Kourtney dating the American Singer Taj Jackon. According to sources, the two were seen flirting and dancing closely in a nightclub. However, it was not confirmed about the relationship. The following year, Kourtney started dating the American Singer Taryll Jackson. The two were very private about their relationship and dated for almost three years till 2004.
In 2005, Kourtney started dating Joe Francis who is an American film and TV producer. The pair only dated for about 7 months and split up in August 2005. Later, Kourtney started dating Scott Disick who is also an American Reality TV Contestant. The two first met at a house party which was conducted by her former boyfriend Joe Francis. In 2007, the first season of the show “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” aired an episode where Kourtney and Scott a pregnancy scare. In 2009, the two split up as Kourtney caught Scott texting another woman labeled “My Wife” on his phone.
However, after a few months of the break-up, the pair got back together. On December 14, 2009, Kourtney gave birth to their first child, a baby boy named Mason. The labor which Kourtney went through was also featured in the “Keeping U With the Kardashians”. The following year, Scott went through a serious drinking problem which made Kourtney very angry. She even threatened him by saying “You’re not going to be around Mason while you’re working on yourself,” in an episode of “Kourtney And Khloe Take Miami”. She also said “There’s not even a 1% chance … I can’t do this anymore. I love Mason more than I love you. And that’s what it is.”
In 2011, Scott proposed to Kourtney to marry him but Kourtney dined the proposal saying that she was not ready to marry him yet. The following year, on July 8, Kourtney gave birth to their second child, a baby girl named Penelope. In 2013, Scott lost both his parents which left him in an unstable state. The following year, Kourtney informs Scott about their third child but Scott didn’t come back saying that he was angry about losing both his parents. The same year, Scott checked into a rehab to regain his health. On December 14, 2009, Kourtney gave birth to their third child, another baby boy named Reign.
In 2015 the two again broke up and then got back together in 2016. The pair also went to a family vacation to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. However, the two broke up again after Kourtney found out that Scott had cheated on him not only once but multiple times. Currently, Kourtney is dating the Algerian Model named Younes Bendjima. The two first met at a nightclub in Paris in 2016. It was the same night her sister Kim West had been robbed. Just after a few months, the two started dating.