In 2003, the Hollywood was shocked with the sex tape featuring Paris Hilton and her then-boyfriend, Rick Salomon. The video was everywhere on the internet. The man was the one behind the mess. He spread the video, naming it 1 Night in Paris in April 2004. Upon her privacy got leaked, Paris filled a lawsuit and won it. From it, she earned $400,000.
Paris Hilton is not about the scandal like sex tape. She is more than just that. After without the scandal, she was born popular as she is the great-grandchild of the Hilton Hotel’s founder, Conrad Hilton. Apart from being the heir, she is also a model, a singer, an actress, a media personality, a socialite, a business woman, and a DJ. As she has lots of job, some people have been wondering her worth. Are you one of those who are wondering about the same thing?
Celebrity Net Worth reported that Paris Hilton has an estimated net worth of $300 million dollars as of 2021. It all thanks to her successful ventures and business, modeling career, and being the heir to the Hilton Hotel empire.
Early and Personal Life
Paris Hilton was born in New York City, United States on the 17th of February, 1981 to a businessman father named Richard Hilton and a socialite and former actress mother named Kathy Hilton. She also has a total of three younger siblings: Nicky Hilton, Barron Hilton, and Conrad Hilton.
The Hilton name after her surename Paris is familiar. It is known as the name of the hotel. Apparently, her great-grandfather was the founder of the popular Hilton Hotels. As one of the heirs, she has a glamourous life and her circle revolves around the other socialites such as Nicole Richie, Kim Kardashian, and Ivanka Trump.
Paris Hilton spent most of her life in Los Angeles. She graduated from Buckley School and St. Paul the Apostle School when she was kid. The young version of her attended a few different kinds of schools, including the one that takes care the emotionally troubled teens. Her education is actually not that good as she even dropped out at one point.
When it comes to the love line, Paris Hilton was once caught by media enjoying late night circuit with Leonardo DiCaprio. In 2000, she had a relationship with Edward Furlong. A year later, she was with Rick Salomon, a poker player. In 2002, she was one step close to tie a knot by engaging with Jason Shaw. Unfortunately, these two decided to be apart and remain friends. Singer Nick Carter was the next one that came to her life. In the same year, 2004, she dated Paris Latsis. After their split, Paris had a relationship with Stavros Niarchos. The other men that she dated include Benji Madden, Dough Reinhardt, Cy Waits, River Viiperi, Thomas Gross, and Chris Zylka. The last one caused sensation as the man proposed to her with a ring that costed $2 million. However, their love did not last long as they decided to broke their engagement in November 2018. Currently, the business woman is dating a businessman named Carter Reum and they were engaged on February this year.
Despite being one of the heirs, Paris Hilton did not stop pursuing her dream. The girl entered the model industry when she was still a child. At 19 years old, she joined the modeling agency owned by the former US President, Donald Trump. In 2003, she made her TV debut.
Not only modeling and TV, she spread her wings to singing and business. She got success from all of them. in addition to these, the oldest child made released a hair extension line, a lifestyle brand, even released a few books.
The highlights of Paris Hilton’s career:
- 2003: She starred in The Simple Life
- 2004: She created her autobiography: Confessions of an Heiress
- 2004: She dropped her own lifestyle brand
- 2005: She released Your Heiress Diary: Confess It All to Me
- 2006: She released her debut studio album under Heiress Records entitled Paris
- 2007: She released a hair extensions line named DreamCatchers
- 2009: She was awarded by Fifi Award for Female Celebrity Fragrance of the Year
- 2009: She won the Fox Reality Award for Innovator of the Year
- 2011: She returned to the TV with The World According to Paris
The things Paris Hilton spends her money on
As the one who come from the wealthy family, Paris Hilton definitely knows to spend her money. She has a home in the LA suburb of Sherman Oaks. She purchased it $5.9 million in 2007. This one was known as Bling Ring. In the past, she owned a home in Beverly Hills worth $6.2 million. Another one was a home in the Hollywood Hills. In 2014, she decided to paid $4.9 million for a penthouse in downtown Manhattan.
Paris Hilton is known as a dog person, as seen on some photos. Sometimes, she brought her pets to an event, that’s why her pets are also as popular as celebrity. One of the most popular is named Prince Hilton. This one is a Pomeranian that she purchased $13,000.
Her love to her pets is amazing and no one cannot say otherwise. In the past, the girl had a two story dog house that was designed and made outside her place in Beverly Hills. If you think building a dog house is normal, then you might think twice when you see Hilton’s. The dog house for her pets is not the common one as it consists of upholstered beds, air conditioning, and even a balcony.
Aside from dogs, Paris Hilton is also a huge fan of supercars. Lamborghinis and Ferraris are two among her favorites. The socialite once spent her money on a pink Bentley Continental GT, the one with a flashy diamond encrusted dashboard worth $200,000. Some of the other vehicles include Rolls Royce Ghost (about $324,000), Land Rover Range Rover (nearly $100,000), and Lexus LFA ($350,000).