Kathy Hilton Net Worth:$350 Million (approx.)
|Net Worth:||$350 Million (approx.)|
|Date of Birth:||Mar 13, 1959|
|Height:||5 ft 6 in (1.7 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Fashion designer, Presenter, Businessperson|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Kathy Hilton net worth is around $350 million. Kathy Hilton is a famous American actress, fashion designer and philanthrophist .
This is a combined net worth with her husband since 1979, Rick Hilton. Rick and Kathy Hilton are probably well known for being the parents of Paris Hilton and Nicky Hilton.
Kathy Hilton House:
In 1999, Rick and Kathy Hilton paid $3.385 million for a 7-bedroom 3-acre sprawling property in the Hamptons. Over the years they have traditionally rented this property over the summer seasons from $300,000 – $400,000.
In 2004 they paid $9.2 million for a large mansion in Bel-Air. In 2014 they paid $2.5 million for an apartment in New York City’s Pierre Hotel
Kathy Hilton Biography:
|Born||Kathleen Elizabeth Avanzino|
March 13, 1959 (age 63)
New York City, U.S.
|Other names||Kathy Richards|
|Spouse(s)||Richard Hilton (m. 1979)|
|Children||4, including Paris and Nicky Hilton|
|Relatives||Kim Richards (half-sister)|
Kyle Richards (half-sister)
Kathy Hilton was born Kathleen Elizabeth Avanzino on March 13, 1959, to Kathleen Mary and Laurance K. Avanzino. Her paternal grandfather was of Italian descent and Kathy also has Irish and Scottish ancestry.
Kathy Hilton’s parents divorced and her mother married Kenneth E. Richards, who already had 3 grown children from a previous marriage.
Kathy attended a private high school in Los Angeles where she became best friends with Michael Jackson, and the two remained very close friends until his 2009 death.
Kathy Hilton Sisters:
Kathy Hilton mother then had Kathy’s half sisters: actresses Kim and Kyle Richards. Hilton also has five paternal half-siblings from her father’s remarriage.
Kathy Hilton Career:
Kathy’s career began when she was a child, before she had even met her future husband, Hilton Hotels heir Richard Hilton. At age 9, Kathy began working as an actress, appearing in television shows like “Bewitched,” “The Rockford Files,” “Nanny and the Professor,” “Happy Days,” “Family Affair,” and others.
Kathy also had film appearances in “The Dark” and “On the Air Live with Captain Midnight.” At 15, she met Richard Hilton, around the same time that she “retired” from acting. The two married 5 years later in 1979. In the ’80s and early 1990s, Hilton owned her own novelty gift and antique store called The Staircase on Sunset Plaza in Los Angeles.
Since marrying into the Hilton family, Kathy Hilton has dabbled in a return to her show business roots. In 2002, she began working as a host on home-shopping network QVC, and 3 years later she hosted the reality television program I Want to Be a Hilton on NBC.
Two years later, Kathy Hilton began selling skincare products on rival home-shopping network HSN. In 2008, Kathy Hilton made a cameo appearance on the soap opera, The Young and the Restless as herself. In 2011 Kathy appeared on The World According to Paris. Hilton’s half-sisters, Kim and Kyle Richards, are both cast members on the hit Bravo reality series, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.
In 2012, Kathy Hilton commented that she refuses to watch her sisters on the show because they cause her to fall apart and break down in tears. Since 2012, Kathy Hilton has designed the Kathy Hilton Collection of party dresses, sold in four hundred stores worldwide, including Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue and Nordstrom.
Kathy Hilton Husband:
Kathy Hilton and her husband, Richard Hilton, live in Bel Air and have four grown children, daughters Paris and Nicky, and sons Barron and Conrad.
The Hiltons have two granddaughters through their daughter Nicky and her husband James Rothschild.
Kathy Hilton also has a granddaughter through her son Barron and his wife Tessa. The couple resides in Bel Air, Los Angeles.
Kathy Hilton philanthrophy:
Kathy Hilton is known for her philanthropic activities. In 2007, Kathy Hilton raised money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation by asking celebrities to auction their belongings and donate the proceeds to the foundation. In 2011, with her two daughters, Kathy Hilton received an award from the Starlight Children’s Foundation at its “A Stellar Night” gala in Los Angeles.