Kim Kardashian and Kanye West they seem to be one of the couples most stable in the world of the show almost six years married and four children together; however, before the socialite to live her “happily ever after” with the rapper, he walked before the altar on two occasions.
Although the entire world remembers her controversial marriage of weeks with Kris Humphries in 2011, some seem to have forgotten that long before Keeping Up With The Kardashians or record the tape intimate with Ray JKim was married to a man for three years, with whom he lived a total hell.
Who was the first husband of Kim Kardashian?
In the year 2000, when Kardashian was only 19 years of age, the young woman eloped in order to follow his heart and marry in Las Vegas with Damon Thomas, a music producer 10 years her senior who split in 2003.
Thomas, according to the journal The Sun, is recognized in the music industry, Grammy winner and part of the production group The Underdogs, who has worked with stars such as Lionel Richie, Chris Brown and Pink. He has also produced music for major straps like Dreamgirls or the franchise Pitch Perfect.
Unfortunately, his personal life has not been as successful as the professional. After three years of living with the now founder of KKW Beauty, have filed for divorce, citing “irreconcilable differences”. The process was completed in 2004 and had to pay 56,000 dollars to his former wife.
The details of the rise and fall of this relationship were unknown to the public until 2010, leaked to the divorce documents introduced before the Los Angeles Superior Court.
A marriage full of control and abuse
In the judicial declaration recorded by writing, Kim explained different manifestations of domestic violence suffered by her ex during their marital union.
The journal Daily Mail agreed to the papers that show that Thomas was a person controller that would have gotten to the slamming and maniatarla on several occasions and would have pushed to get a liposuction and other cosmetic procedures that he paid to see “perfect”.
Also, in the documents reviewed by the british newspaper, exposed that Damon asked her to leave your work in a clothing store, to leave the university and inform him where I was at all times. It is also expressed that he tried to put it on against your family and friends.
“Damon decided what we would do and when we would do it. He was by far the ‘King of the castle” he said, ” for the legal text. “Damon told me not to leave the house unless we told you first when and where I was going. Sometimes, Damon wouldn’t let me go”, he confessed.
About physical abuse, these started months after starting to live together and recounted some incidents quite dramatic. Even after finishing, Kimberly revealed that the assaulted when he went to pick up some items I had left in the house.
“He came up to me and hit me against the wall of the closet. I held it up against the wall with his hands around my neck and threatened to strangle me. He then took a hand and hit the wall just to the side of my head. After, I grabbed her by the hair and told me to come out,” reads the craft.
“At the top of the stairs, I threw it across the room and I hit my head against the front door. I got up and I ran outside of the house. I was scared”, he declared.
Damon Thomas denies having mistreated Kim
For his part, the musician spoke exclusively to In Touch in 2014 where he defended the accusations and described the star of the reality show as a person “obsessed with the fame” and “jealous and competitive with her sisters“.
“She can’t write, sing or dance, so does harmful things to be validated in the media, “he said during the conversation.
In the same way, denied that has ever hit Kim Kardashian as established in the court documents of 2003 and expressed the believe that she had leaked the papers.
“It simply is not true“he said and pointed out that she gave those statements to be able to get “a lot of money“of him.
Also, he said that he ended the romance because the daughter of Kris Jenner tricked him with “multiple men”; however, the publication says that Kim denied ever having been unfaithful.
In terms of the surgeries and procedures that allegedly drove her to be stressed that in reality “she wanted to have that lifestyle. She wanted to be what he eventually became“.
Kim Kardashian recalls her first wedding
On your first time as a wife, there are few times that the entrepreneur now 39 years old, has spoken. One of those opportunities was in 2011 during an interview to Harper’s Bazaar in which he revealed that if he could look at his I 19-year-old would say “woke up”.
“I used to be so dependent on the guys that I was with in a relationship. I don’t know why, not because I was raised that way. If I look to the 19, I would shake and I would think: ‘wake up, you’re too smart for this”, he explained.
In addition, on that occasion he described to the magazine how Thomas asked to see his hand and what was their reaction. “We went to Las Vegas and he said: ‘Casémonos!’ And I said, ‘It is well”, he concluded.
“As I grew up, I learned a lot from the relationships. My level of tolerance is very different. Then, after years of not having the best relationships, grow”, he concluded.
In 2018, Kim Kardashian West he admitted during an episode of the reality show family member who was under the effects of ecstasy when he gave the yes to your first husband.
“When I got married I was drugged with ecstasy,” he acknowledged before his excuñado Scott Disick and to your sister Kendall Jenner.
“The first time I did ecstasy I got married, I take and I recorded a video having sex. Always something wrong,” he said, according to Infobae.