Besides running the entire Kardashian/Jenner empire, these are some interesting facts that you never knew about the 60-year-old ‘momager.’ From motorcycles to affairs, we dove deep into Jenner’s life to reveal some of the most shocking truths. Read through and let us know which surprising tidbit you like most in the comments section below.
1. Kris Jenner’s Early Years
Kris Jenner was born Kristen Mary Houghton in San Diego, California. She is the daughter of Mary Jo Shannon and Robert Houghton, an engineer. When Jenner was seven years old, her parents divorced and she and her younger sister Karen were raised by their mother. Jenner attended Clairemont High School where she actually learned to surf. Can you imagine Penelope’s grandma on a surfboard?
2. She Wasn’t Sure about Her First Husband
Kris met her first husband, defense lawyer Robert Kardashian best known for the OJ Simpson case, when she was only 17. Robert had to propose twice before the 60-year-old accepted, five years later. Kris and Robert who married on July 8, 1978 share four children together: Kourtney, Kim, Khloe and Robert Jr. They divorced in March 1991, but remained close friends until his death from esophageal cancer in 2003. Jenner later admitted to having an affair with soccer player Todd Waterman while she was married to Robert.
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