About Kathy Hilton
Kathy Hilton is probably mostly known as a mother of popular American socialite Paris Hilton and her sister Nicky Hilton, who is a fashion designer, however, Kathy Hilton is also known as an actress and a fashion designer, and these two sources have served as vital parts into accumulating Kathy Hilton net worth, which currently reaches a sum of 300 million dollars.
Kathy Hilton was born in 1959. Kathy Hilton’s parents divorced and later her mother married again and from that marriage Kathy Hilton has two sisters, who are actresses – Kyle and Kim Richards. Also, from her father’s marriage after her parents divorced, she also has five siblings. Kathy Hilton was studying at a private school, in which she made friends with a superstar Michael Jackson, with whom she stayed very good friends till his death in 2009.
In 1968, Kathy Hilton started her career as an actress and it has brought a lot of financial success to her, increasing the overall sum of Kathy Hilton net worth, as well. However, in 1974 she retired from this career. Her most notable performances as an actress have been in the following productions: “Happy Days”, “The Dark”, “Bewitched”, “The Rockford Files” and “Family Affair”.
In 2008, Kathy Hilton also made appearance as herself in a popular TV show called “The Young and the Restless”.
In 2005, Kathy Hilton also became a big star on the NBC network, when there she got a role as a host of a new TV show called “I Want to Be a Hilton”. In 2011, Kathy Hilton also made an appearance in another TV show called “The World According to Paris”.
In 2012, Kathy Hilton made a statement that she refuses to watch the TV show called “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”, where her half-sisters Kyle and Kim have been appearing, due to the fact that her sisters’ appearances there makes her to cry and fall apart.
In the 1980s and 1990s, Kathy Hilton started her own business in Los Angeles, when she founded her own antiques and gift store called “The Staircase”. Therefore, being a businesswoman also added up to the overall sum of Kathy Hilton net worth. In 2002, Kathy Hilton also joined home shopping network. In 2007, Kathy Hilton also started her line of skincare called HSN, which also increased her net worth a lot. In 2012, Kathy Hilton also started her career as a party dress designer for the Kathy Hilton Collection.