Why Famous: First coming to prominence with her role in the reality series Keeping Up with the Kardashians (2007-present), her and her sister Kylie Jenner showed an early interest in fashion by producing a line of clothes in 2012.
Her presence on Instagram and other social media networks helped launched her modelling career, with 2014 and 2015 establishing her as a leader in the field. She has since gone on to become one of the highest-paid models in the world, with Forbes listing her as the best-paid in 2017.
- 2017-04-05 Pepsi ad featuring Kendall Jenner pulled after criticized for trivializing demonstrations
- 2017-06-29 Kylie Jenner and Kendall Jenner apologize and remove t-shirts from sale featuring Tupac Shakur and others, after accused of exploiting their legacies