Kris Jenner

American media personality, socialite, and businesswoman

Kristen Mary "Kris" Jenner (born November 5, 1955) is an American television personality, writer, socialite, television producer and businesswoman. She is known for being the mother of the Kardashian sisters.

Kris Jenner
Kristen Mary Houghton

(1955-11-05) November 5, 1955 (age 68)
Other namesKris Houghton
Kris Kardashian
EducationClairemont High School
  • Media personality
  • socialite
  • producer
  • businesswoman
Years active2007–present
TelevisionKeeping Up with the Kardashians
  • (m. 1978; div. 1991)
  • (m. 1991; div. 2015)
Partner(s)Corey Gamble

Kristen Mary Houghton was born on November 5, 1955 in San Diego, California. She was married to Robert Kardashian from 1978 until they divorced in 1990. She had four children with Robert; Kourtney, Kim, Khloé and Rob Kardashian.

She was married to Bruce Jenner from 1991 until their divorce in 2015 (after Bruce Jenner transitioned to female). She has four children with Robert and two daughters with Jenner. The Jenners announced their separation in October 2013,[1] though they had actually separated a year earlier.[2] With Jenner, she had two daughters, Kendall and Kylie Jenner.

From 2007 to 2021, Kris Jenner starred alongside her family on the reality show Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Her and her family also appear on the sequel reality show The Kardashians as well as many other TV shows. From their popularity, they became very rich and famous.


  1. Baker, Ken; Finn, Natalie (October 8, 2013). "Kris Jenner and Bruce Jenner Are Separated, "Much Happier" Living Apart". E Online. Retrieved October 8, 2013.
  2. Takeda, Allison (October 8, 2013). "Kris Jenner, Bruce Jenner Separate After 22 Years of Marriage: "I Will Always Love Him"". Us Weekly. Retrieved October 8, 2013.

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