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Kylie Jenner

Model, TV Personality and Businesswoman Kylie Jenner
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Profession: Model, TV Personality and Businesswoman

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Jenner came to fame initially by starring in the reality television show Keeping Up With the Kardashians (2007-present), which became a major success for the E! network. Showing an early interest in fashion and cosmetics, she worked with her sister Kendall Jenner to produce a line of clothing.

In 2015 she founded what would become Kylie Cosmetics. This proved to be a major financial windfall for Jenner and made her the world's youngest billionaire in 2018, aged 21. She has been described as the most influential celebrity in the fashion industry, and is one of the most followed people on Instagram.

Born: August 10, 1997
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Age: 22 years old

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo

Events in the Life of Kylie Jenner

  • 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
  • 2019-03-05 Kylie Jenner is the world's youngest-ever billionaire at 21, according to Forbes