Aside from hosting the world’s movie epicenter, Los Angeles, California is the birthplace of several famous people in the world. Michael Jackson who is the king of pop, Angelina Jolie the famous female actor, Marilyn Monroe the famous Showgirl, Kim Kardashian who is the queen of reality TV and her younger half-sister Kylie Jenner.
Michael Jackson or MJ was born in a Los Angeles suburb in 1958. Jackson is considered the most successful entertainer of all time having sold millions of albums of his songs and won the Grammy 13 times and 26 other American music awards. He was known for his music and dance styles such as the moonwalk. Jackson died in 2009 after a drug intoxication.
Born in Los Angeles to actors Marcheline Bertrand and Jon Voight, Angelina Jolie is known for her prolific acting skills and association with charity work. She has twice been voted as the highest-earning actor in Hollywood. Her role in the movie a mighty heart established her as one of the most successful actors. Jolie has been divorced twice and is currently married to fellow actor Brad Pitt. She is an active member of the humanitarian spheres and has been awarded by the United Nations.
Kim Kardashian is an American renowned model, TV personality, businesswoman and socialite. Her parents are Robert and Kris Kardashian. Robert Kardashian is deceased. She is reputed to be the highest-earning reality star when she founded the show Keeping up with the Kardashians,which has become a household name in America. She is married to musician Kanye West and their children together. She became famous for acting in a controversial sex tape in 2007 with singer Ray Kim.
Kylie Jenner was born in Los Angeles in 2007 and her parents were Bruce and Kris Jenner. She is a half-sister to the Kardashians. She is a media personality and has featured in the show keeping up with the Kardashians since 2007. She is successful in her own right and is listed in the Forbes list and reputedly worth more than 1 Billion dollars through her cosmetic company Kylie Cosmetics. She is the worldâs youngest self-made Billionaire at 22 years.
Marilyn Monroe is a famous showgirl who ruled the airwaves in the 1940s through to the early 60s when she died. She was awarded the 6th star by the American Film Institute, for her contribution to the American film industry. She is alleged to have had an affair with President Kennedy.