Kim Kardashian Dating History: Her Past Loves Through The Years

Kim Kardashian has gone through several major transformations since first stepping into the spotlight in 2007. Along with her wardrobe, her reality show, and her businesses, Kim has also gone through changes in her love life. So who exactly has Kim Kardashian dated, and who is Kim Kardashian dating now?

  1. Damon Thomas Before she became famous, Kim Kardashian married music producer Damon Thomas in the year 2000. Damon was 10 years older than Kim At the time, Kim was only 19 years old. They eloped in Las Vegas and stayed together for three years before splitting in 2003. Many years later, Kim admitted to her sister Kourtney and Scott Disick, who was Kourtney’s partner at the time, that she was under the influence of ecstasy when she tied the knot with Damon.
  2. Ray J Kim started dating Ray J, the younger brother of singer Brandy while going through her divorce from Damon in 2003. The two filmed a sex tape together which eventually leaked in 2007, a few months before the first episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians first aired on E! Kim and Ray J split in 2006, prior to the leaking of the sex tape.
  3. Nick Lachey 98 Degrees singer Nick Lachey may have been one of Kim Kardashian’s shortest flings. The pair reportedly briefly dated in 2006. Photographers caught the two together after Nick’s divorce from Jessica Simpson but before he married Vanessa Minnillo. Nick told E! that they only went on one date to a movie theater, the end of which was ambushed by paparazzi. He also revealed that while he had a good time and Kim “couldn’t be a nicer girl”, they don’t keep in touch.
  4. Nick Cannon Nick Cannon also called Kim “one of the nicest people you’ll ever meet”. The two briefly dated in 2006, however, the actor told Howard Stern that he ended things with Kim because she lied to him about her sex tape. According to Us Weekly, Nick shared that he believed Kim had serious potential for a long-term relationship and he was heartbroken when their relationship eventually came to an end.
  5. Reggie Bush Fans of Keeping Up With the Kardashians may remember footballer Reggie Bush as being Kim’s boyfriend during the early seasons of the show. They dated on and off between 2007 and 2010. Later, Reggie confirmed that he doesn’t keep in touch with Kim but he’s proud of the success she’s built in the years since their split. The Things reports that the pair are believed to have broken up because Kim’s famous lifestyle became too overwhelming for Reggie. It was also difficult to coordinate their schedules as they both had busy calendars.
  6. Miles Austin After Kim broke up with Reggie, she started dating Miles Austin, a player for the Dallas Cowboys, in the summer of 2010. A source revealed to Us Weekly that the pair were definitely dating, but Kim didn’t want to rush into anything serious. They called it quits in September of that year.
  7. Shengo Deane It’s a bit of a stretch to call Shengo Deane one of Kim Kardashian’s exes, but the two did share a kiss during the fifth season of Keeping Up With the Kardashians! Shengo was Kim’s bodyguard at the time and kissed on camera after some romantic tension had been building up between them. Later, Kim said that the smooch was “the best kiss ever!”
  8. Gabriel Aubry Also in 2010, Kim very briefly dated Gabriel Aubry, model, and ex-boyfriend to Halle Berry. They reportedly met through mutual friends and attended a Lakers game together in November. However, the fling ended after a few weeks. People reports that the two also had a few more low-key dates at home together before calling it quits. Sources claim that they realized they were better off as friends.
  9. Kris Humphries Kris Humphries is one of Kim’s more famous exes, as Keeping Up With the Kardashians heavily featured their relationship. The reality star and basketball player started dating in late 2010 and got engaged in May 2011. They got married in an elaborate ceremony that was filmed for the TV show. But they split 72 days later when Kim filed for divorce. The relationship between them became bitter as Kris claimed that Kim committed fraud by marrying him in the first place. They finally settled in April 2013.
  10. Kanye West In April 2012, Kim finally started dating rapper Kanye West after years of friendship and, reportedly, romantic advances on his end. She was pregnant with the couple’s first baby, North West, in December that year. The pair tied the knot in May 2014 and had three more children: Saint, Chicago, and Psalm. The two became one of the most influential power couples on the globe. But they later shocked fans with the announcement that Kim had filed for divorce in February 2021.
  11. Pete Davidson In May 2022, Kim was declared legally single by a court judge. She was first linked to comedian Pete Davidson back in October 2021 after the pair kissed during a Saturday Night Live sketch. Following the TV appearance, they went on dates around New York City and California. They made their first red carpet appearance together in May 2022 at the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner.

Vanessa Locampo is an Aussie writer who’s equally obsessed with YA fiction and pasta. Her time is divided between writing all the things, reading all the things, listening to Queen, and bopping her cat on the nose. She has a bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing and has written for sites including and Discovering Montana, and currently works as an editor at Glam. You can keep up with her on Instagram @vanessaellewrites.