Kathy Hilton married Richard Hilton in November of 1979; the couple first encountered each other when Kathy was fifteen. Upon their marriage, Kathy and Richard has co-parented four children together, two daughters named Paris Hilton (born in 1981) and Nicky Hilton (born in 1983) & son sons named Barron Nicholas Hilton II (born in 1989) & Conrad Hughes Hilton III, who was born in 1994. Currently, Kathy's lives in Bel Air, Los Angeles, with her husband Richard.
Wife of business mogul Richard Hilton, who is the co-founder of Hilton & Hyland, a real estate brokerage firm based in Beverly Hills, California, Kathy Hilton is an American fashion designer, philanthropist & actress. Also she is the mother of globally renowned socialite Paris Hilton & fashion designer Nicky Hilton. Earlier, in 1968, Kathy started her career as actress, but later in 1979, she retired. Kathy's notable appearances include in "Happy Days", "Nanny and the Professor", "The Rockford Files", "Bewitched", "Family Affair" & movie appearance includes "The Dark" & "On the Air Live with Captain Midnight". In May of 2008, Kathy gave a guest appearance in an episode of "The Young and the Restless". And in 2005, Kathy hosted the NBC's reality show called "I Want To Be a Hilton", & in 2011 also appeared on "The World According to Paris". Earlier, in 1980s & early of 1990s, Kathy opened her own antiques & gift store called "The Staircase" in Los Angeles. Since 2007, Kathy started selling a signature skincare line on HSN. And since 2012, Kathy designed Kathy Hilton Collection of party dresses, selling in four hundred stores globally, including Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom, & Neiman Marcus.
The child of Kathleen Mary & Laurence K Avanzino, Kathy Hilton was born as Kathleen Elizabeth Avanzino on March 13, 1959. Kathy's parents divorced & her mother married Kenneth E. Richards; through her mother remarried, she has two half-sisters, named Kim & Kyle Richards, both of them are actress. And through her father's remarriage, Kathy has five half-siblings. Kathy graduated from private high school located in Los Angeles, where she came to known Michael Jackson & remained best friend to him, until his death in 2009.
Also known for her philanthropic projects, Kathy Hilton has raised money Make-A-Wish foundation in 2007, by asking some the celebrities to auction their belongings. And in 2011, along with her two daughters, Paris & Nicky she received an honorary award from Starlight Children's Foundation at its "A Stellar Night" Gala in Los Angeles.