Kendall Nicole Jenner (born November 3, 1995) is an American model.
She was born in Los Angeles, California, to retired Olympic decathlete champion Caitlyn Jenner (née Bruce) and television personality Kris Jenner. Kendall's middle name was a tribute to Kris' best friend Nicole Brown Simpson, who died just before she was conceived.
She was raised in a step family with a younger sister, Kylie, and eight half siblings. She is half sister to Burt and Casey Lynn Jenner through Caitlyn and first wife Christie Crownover. Through Caitlyn and second wife Linda Thompson, she is half sister to indie pop singer Brandon Jenner and The Hills actor Brody Jenner. Through Kris's first marriage to Robert Kardashian, she is half sister to reality television celebrities Kourtney Kardashian, Kim Kardashian West, Khloé Kardashian, and Rob Kardashian.
She was raised with her sister and the Kardashians in Calabasas, an upscale suburb west of Los Angeles. She attended Sierra Canyon School before switching to homeschooling in order to pursue modeling. She graduated in 2014.
She began modeling at age 14 when Wilhelmina Models signed her on July 12, 2009. Cinematographer Nick Saglimbeni directed the photoshoot for her Wilhelmina portfolio. Her first modeling job was the Rocker Babes with a Twist campaign for Forever 21 in December 2009 and January 2010.
She prefers not to publicly discuss her love life, once stating on her blog that she has a shy personality.
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
Kendall has walked in three Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows.
Kendall walked in Segment 1: Boho Psychedelic and Segment 2: Portrait of an Angel.
Kendall walked in Segment 1: The Road Ahead and Segment 5: Dark Angel.
Kendall walked in Segment 1: Glam Royale and Segment 7: Celestial Angel.