Kim, Khloe, Kourtney, Kendall…Are you still finding it hard to differentiate between them? Kardashian fans will get mad at you, but, yes, they are very similar. Yet, so different and unique! 38-year-old Kourtney Kardashian, who is also a tv personality, socialite, businesswoman and model, is certainly successful in her own way. The success of the Keeping Up with the Kardashians show has even led to the creation of spin-offs including Kourtney and Khloé Take Miami and Kourtney and Kim Take New York. Even though that’s a chance to take a glimpse at her personal life, there are some things you can’t find out. You could find out about their trip to Puerto Rico, though, so take a look at it here.
If you still want some fresh facts about Kourtney, here are the best for you.
1. Kourtney Mary Kardashian was born on April 18 1979 in Mill Valley, California.
She did have a great childhood, although she once fell off a swing breaking her collarbone, aged 5.
2. When Kourtney was 12 years old, her parents separated
She spent time both at her mother and her father’s house in Beverly Hills.
3. She loved to use her sewing machine in high school.
When she was attending Marymount High School, Kourtney enjoyed using her sewing machine to make clothes. After graduating high school, she attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas Texas for two years and then moved on to the University of Arizona. There she obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Theater with a minor in Spanish. Interestingly, she was the first Kardashian sibling to finish her education.
4. Her father inspired her to be a lawyer, but she opened a children’s boutique instead.
She applied to law school, but ultimately changed her mind, since giving speeches in school made her nervous. After graduating, she launched the children’s boutique Smooch in Los Angeles.
5. Kourtney is extremely health-conscious.
She reportedly eats steel-cut oats for breakfast every morning and drinks the clarified butter ghee when she wakes up. Kourtney also follows a plant-based diet, which includes drinking green tea. Fruits and veggies are the main part of her meals and she also follows a dairy-free diet.
6. Scott Disick is the father of Kourtney’s three children.
The two met at a friend’s house party in 2006.
7. They eventually split up.
Scott wanted to marry Kourtney in 2009, but changed his mind about proposing after Kourtney asked why he would want to change something that’s already good. The couple split up in 2015 after 9 years together.
8. There were rumors of Kourtney dating Justin Bieber.
Photos of the two spending time together appeared online. Kourtney, however, said on The Ellen De Generes Show, that they were just friends.
9. She lost weight fast postpartum.
After she gave birth, Kourtney managed to lose all the baby weight amazingly quickly. She lost 35 pounds in just 2 months. She said the two main things helping her to lose the weight were eating fresh unprocessed foods and light exercise.
10. Family first
She says that she didn’t know how much she could love until she gave birth to her first child, Mason. Interestingly, she has also said that she prefers to buy clothing for her children over buying them for herself.
11. Spiders terrify her
Kourtney has arachnophobia. She once avoided a bathroom for an entire month because she saw a spider in her shower.
12. She doesn’t like surprise parties.
If someone were to try to throw a surprise party for her, she would have no reaction to show, she claims in her interviews.
13. She’s the shortest sibling.
As she’s only five feet tall, Kourtney has to get most of her clothing tailored to fit.
14. Kourtney was the first one on a reality show out of the Kardashians.
She guest starred on Filthy Rich Cattle Drive in 2004, learning how to kill, cook, and eat a rattlesnake.
15. Her favorite shows
She has said her favorite television shows include Oprah, Sex and the City, I Love Lucy, and Saved By The Bell. She also enjoys reading. Some of her favorite books include What To Expect The First Year, and The Prayer of Jabez. Her favorite movies include My Fair Lady, The Notebook, Clueless, Pretty Woman, and Twilight.
Kourtney and her sisters have launched a 20 piece jewelry line reflecting their Armenian heritage. It is named Virgins, Saints, & Angels.
17. She has released two books.
The Kardashian sisters have also released two books, Kardashian Konfidential in 2010, and Dollhouse released in November 2011.
18. She has also starred in the ABC soap drama One Life To Live.
Her acting debut was playing Kassandra Kavanaugh.
Kourtney has also appeared in a few spin-off series alongside her sisters. In 2009 Kourtney & Kim Take Miami debuted and ran for three seasons. Then, in 2011, Kourtney & Kim Take New York aired, followed by Kourtney & Khloe Take The Hamptons.
20. Kourtney’s net worth
Kourtney’s net worth is said to be around $20.4 million.