Paris Hilton Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Paris Hilton :

NameParis Whitney Hilton
NickNameParis Hilton
Date of BirthFebruary 17, 1981
Age (2024)43 Years
NationalityUnited States
HomeTownNew York, NY
Height5ft 8in
ProfessionAmerican media personality, businesswoman, and socialite
SpouseCarter Reum (m. 2021)
ChildrensLondon and Phoenix
ParentsKathy Hilton, Richard Hilton
Net Worth50-60 Million USD

Who is Paris Hilton ?

Paris Whitney Hilton, born on February 17, 1981, is an emblematic figure of American media, renowned for her multifaceted persona as a media personality, businesswoman, and socialite. Raised amidst the opulent backdrop of New York City and Los Angeles, she carries the legacy of the Hilton dynasty, being the great-granddaughter of Conrad Hilton, the visionary behind Hilton Hotels. Paris Hilton’s journey to notoriety began in the late 1990s when she emerged as a fixture in New York City’s vibrant social scene, swiftly captivating tabloid attention with her innate charisma and allure. Transitioning seamlessly into the realm of fashion modeling in 2000, she swiftly ascended to the status of “New York’s leading It Girl” by 2001, garnering accolades and acclaim for her distinctive presence.

Paris Hilton
Paris Hilton

However, it was her groundbreaking ventures in reality television that catapulted Paris Hilton into the global spotlight. Co-starring with her close friend Nicole Richie in the reality series “The Simple Life” from 2003 to 2007, Hilton’s unfiltered portrayal of her glamorous yet relatable lifestyle resonated with audiences worldwide. Yet, it was a leaked 2003 sex tape with her then-boyfriend Rick Salomon, later released as “1 Night in Paris” in 2004, that propelled her to unprecedented levels of fame and notoriety, sparking intense public fascination with her persona.

Paris Hilton’s indelible mark on the media landscape extends beyond reality television, encompassing a diverse array of ventures spanning films, television series, advertisement campaigns, music, literature, and even video games. With notable achievements including two New York Times Best Sellers, “Confessions of an Heiress” (2004) and “Paris: The Memoir” (2023), and a chart-topping hit single “Stars Are Blind” (2006), Hilton has continually reinvented herself across various platforms, solidifying her status as a cultural icon.

Facts about Paris Hilton :

  • Paris Hilton was born on February 17, 1981, in New York City, to Richard Hilton, a businessman, and Kathy Hilton, a socialite and former child actress.
  • She is the great-granddaughter of Conrad Hilton, the founder of Hilton Hotels, and granddaughter of Barron Hilton.
  • Hilton has one sister, Nicky Hilton, and two brothers, Barron Hilton II and Conrad Hughes Hilton.
  • Her maternal aunts are television personalities Kim and Kyle Richards.
  • Hilton has a diverse ancestry, including Norwegian, German, Italian, English, Irish, and Scottish heritage.
  • Raised in both New York City and Los Angeles, Hilton moved frequently during her youth, residing in Beverly Hills, the Hamptons, and the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in Manhattan.
Paris Hilton
Paris Hilton
  • She attended various schools, including the Buckley School, St. Paul the Apostle School, Marywood-Palm Valley School, and Professional Children’s School.
  • Hilton’s upbringing was characterized by a strict and sheltered atmosphere, with her parents imposing rules such as no dating, limited makeup, and restricted clothing choices.
  • Despite her conservative upbringing, Hilton developed a rebellious streak during her teenage years, regularly skipping classes and sneaking out to parties in New York City.
  • She experienced a tumultuous period during her youth and was sent to boarding schools for emotionally troubled teens, including Provo Canyon School, where she alleges she faced mental and physical abuse.
  • Hilton’s public persona began to emerge in the late 1990s when she became a fixture in New York City’s social scene, attracting tabloid attention for her glamorous lifestyle and party antics.
  • In 2000, Hilton ventured into fashion modeling, signing with Donald Trump’s agency, T Management, and quickly gaining recognition as one of New York’s leading “It Girls.”
  • She achieved widespread fame through her reality television series “The Simple Life,” which aired from 2003 to 2007 and co-starred her friend Nicole Richie.
  • Hilton’s notoriety skyrocketed with the release of a leaked sex tape in 2003, titled “1 Night in Paris,” featuring her then-boyfriend Rick Salomon.
  • Beyond reality television, Hilton has pursued a diverse range of media ventures, including acting in films such as “House of Wax” (2005) and “Repo! The Genetic Opera” (2008).
  • She is also an accomplished author, with two New York Times Best Sellers to her name: “Confessions of an Heiress” (2004) and “Paris: The Memoir” (2023).
  • Hilton has achieved success in the music industry with her hit single “Stars Are Blind” (2006) and has continued to explore her passion for music through DJ performances since 2012.
  • As a savvy businesswoman, Hilton has leveraged her media fame into numerous lucrative ventures, including fragrance lines, product launches, and branded boutiques worldwide.

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