47 Nostalgic Throwback Pictures of the Kardashians Before They Were Famous

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47 Nostalgic Throwback Pictures of the Kardashians Before They Were Famous
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If you’ve been living under a rock or haven’t used the internet in the past decade, here’s a crash course on who the Kardashian-Jenners are. Since the debut of their show, “Keeping Up with the Kardashians,” in 2007, the Kardashian-Jenners have become the world’s most famous reality television family. They have cosmetics companies, fashion lines, apps, and dozens of television spinoffs, in addition to their marquee show. Not a day goes by that we don’t see a news headline about one (or all) of them.

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Considering how far they’ve come—from an unknown family living humbly in Calabasas to household names who are stalked by paparazzi and fans wherever they go—it can be easy to forget that the Kardashian-Jenners weren’t born famous. Ahead, we look at 47 nostalgic throwback moments from Kourtney, KimKhloé, Kendall, and Kylie’s childhood and teen years to remind you of their modest beginnings. See them, ahead.

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whyyyyy mom?!

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whyyyyy mom?!

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When Kendall and Kylie Were Adidas Models

"whyyyyy mom?!" Kendall wrote.

happy birthday to my soul sister!!! I love you very much koko! 💜💚

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happy birthday to my soul sister!!! I love you very much koko! 💜💚

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When Kendall Wore the Coolest Shades with Khloé

"happy birthday to my soul sister!!! I love you very much koko! 💜💚" Kendall wrote.

When the Kids Posed for a Siblings-Only Picture

"#tbt family @khloekardashian @kyliejenner@kimkardashian @kourtneykardash@robkardashian," Kendall wrote.

#HappyNationalSiblingsDay

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#HappyNationalSiblingsDay

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When Kim and Kourtney Were Too Cool for Us

"#HappyNationalSiblingsDay," Kim wrote.

Major throwback with @kimkardashian @kourtneykardash @kyliejenner

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Major throwback with @kimkardashian @kourtneykardash @kyliejenner

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When Khloé Was the Only Blonde in Her Family

"Major throwback with @kimkardashian @kourtneykardash@kyliejenner" Khloé wrote.

When Rob and Khloé Played a Piano Duet Together

"#fbf and then there's these two lovebugs @robkardashian@khloekardashian I love you so much!!!" Kris wrote.

90's

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90's

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When Kim and Kourtney Wore Their Best Red Lipstick

"90's," Kim wrote.

My mood right now #TBT

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My mood right now #TBT

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When Baby Khloé Was All of Us

"My mood right now #TBT," Khloé wrote.

@kyliejenner @kendalljenner #adorable #2peasinapod

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@kyliejenner @kendalljenner #adorable #2peasinapod

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When Kendall and Kylie Loved Their Adidas and Braids

"@kyliejenner @kendalljenner#adorable #2peasinapod," Kris wrote.

My little Kimberly!! @kimkardashian #TBT #proudmama 🎀

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My little Kimberly!! @kimkardashian #TBT #proudmama 🎀

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When Kim Wore a Bow Bigger than Her Head for a School Picture

"My little Kimberly!! @kimkardashian #TBT #proudmama 🎀" Kris wrote.

Me and my best friend for all eternity. Our outfits on fleek. #bffae #twinning

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Me and my best friend for all eternity. Our outfits on fleek. #bffae #twinning

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When Kourtney Owned the '90s Denim Trend

"Me and my best friend for all eternity. Our outfits on fleek. #bffae#twinning," Kourtney wrote.

Guess who!!! #TBT 😘

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Guess who!!! #TBT 😘

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When Kris Dressed Kim and Kourtney in Matching Outfits

"Guess who!!! #TBT 😘" Kris wrote.

my best friend

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my best friend

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When Kendall and Kylie's Hair Rollers Game Was Strong

"my best friend," Kendall wrote.

#tbt

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#tbt

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When Kim Tried to Take a Selfie with Baby Kendall and Kylie

"#tbt" Kylie wrote.

#fbf my little angels @kourtneykardash @khloekardashian #love #heart

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#fbf my little angels @kourtneykardash @khloekardashian #love #heart

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When Khloé Didn't Want to Hear Anymore of Kourtney's B.S.

"#fbf my little angels @kourtneykardash @khloekardashian #love#heart," Kris wrote.

#tbt me and creepy lookin @kyliejenner in the background

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#tbt me and creepy lookin @kyliejenner in the background

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When Kylie Creeped Out Kendall, Per Usual

"#tbt me and creepy lookin @kyliejenner in the background," Kendall wrote.

When Kendall and Kylie Both Dressed as Dorothy for Halloween

"Happy Father's Day my little light of sunshine. 'You can still call me dad, Kylie. No matter what I'm always going to be your father. That's never going to change,'" Kylie wrote.

u can tell my mom for sure made us take this pic .. those fake ass smiles lol

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u can tell my mom for sure made us take this pic .. those fake ass smiles lol

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When Kylie Called Out Her Mom for Making Her and Kendall Take Pictures

"u can tell my mom for sure made us take this pic .. those fake ass smiles lol," Kylie wrote.

When Kim Did a Hair Flip in a Group Picture with Kourtney

"Throwback to when Kourtney & I were 9&10. Not sure what's cooler Allison's LA Raiders boxers worn as shorts or Kourt's Reebok pumps & hair cut and me doing a hair flip per usual," Kim wrote.

Major throwback

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Major throwback

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When Kendall and Kylie Wore Matching Outfits to a Theme Park

"Major throwback," Kylie wrote

#goodnight #iloveyou #thisisafterkendallcutallmyhairoffcuzshesabitch #whatever

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#goodnight #iloveyou #thisisafterkendallcutallmyhairoffcuzshesabitch #whatever

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When Kendall and Kylie Took a Nap with Their Dad

"#goodnight #iloveyou#thisisafterkendallcutallmyhairoffcuzshesabitch #whatever," Kylie wrote.

Always keeping it classy 🙈 with my one and only @robkardashian

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Always keeping it classy 🙈 with my one and only @robkardashian

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When Khloé and Rob Were Regular Teens

"Always keeping it classy 🙈 with my one and only @robkardashian" Khloé wrote.

Baby KoKo #TBT

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Baby KoKo #TBT

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When Khloé Rocked a Side Ponytail Like No Other

"Baby KoKo #TBT," Khloé wrote.

I just love this little cutie patootie

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I just love this little cutie patootie

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When Kendall and Kylie Dressed in Matching Pearls and Satin Dresses

"I just love this little cutie patootie," Kylie wrote.

When Kim Wore Baby Blue for Her Family's All-White Picture

"I saved the Queen for last! Mom you have walked through the fire for us all and I know in my heart you would do it all over again to keep us safe. We've all been through so much together & you are always our strength when we need it. I love you so much!" Kim wrote.

When Khloé Looked Emotional on Her First Day of School

"People often say that mothers are the best teachers in the world. I have come to know that it couldn’t be truer. Thank you for being the best mother and teacher I could ever ask for. Happy Birthday mama!!! I love you @krisjenner," Khloé wrote.

My 1st day of school my daddy was there in his Fila track suit

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My 1st day of school my daddy was there in his Fila track suit

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When Kim's Dad Wore a Track Suit for Her First Day of School

"My 1st day of school my daddy was there in his Fila track suit," Kim wrote.

When Kim's Grandma Gave Her a Bath

"Happy Birthday Grandma!!!!! I have so many memories with you & papa growing up! You've been such a good example for us & I'm so lucky to have you in my life!" Kim wrote.

When Kris Was Kim's Glam Team and Stylist

"Back in the day when I was @kimkardashian 's stylist, makeup artist, and glam squad. #priceless#happybirthday," Kris wrote.

my favorite photo of me and my beautiful Mj

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my favorite photo of me and my beautiful Mj

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When Kourtney Went to the Beach with Her Grandma

"my favorite photo of me and my beautiful Mj" Kourtney wrote.

When Kendall and Kylie Wore Matching Angel Costumes

"Happy birthday Kendall!!!!! You are my angel girl and I love you so so much. I am so proud of you and am so blessed that you are my daughter and beautiful inside and out. You amaze me every single day and I thank God that he gave me you. Have the best birthday @kendalljenner!! #love #family," Kris wrote.

#TBT Gotta love the 80's @kourtneykardash @kimkardashian #love

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#TBT Gotta love the 80's @kourtneykardash @kimkardashian #love

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When Kim and Kourtney Wore '80s Snowsuits

"#TBT Gotta love the 80's @kourtneykardash @kimkardashian #love," Kris wrote.

When Kourtney's Grandma Wore Shades Bigger than Her

"MJ and @kourtneykardash on Kourts 1st Birthday!!!! RP @kuwtkgirlsthanks for always posting these amazing photos of my family that I forgot about!!!!! #love #bestmemoriesever #family," Kris wrote.

When Kim and Her Grandma Wore Matching Dresses

"One of my favorite pics....of @kimkardashian and her Grandmother (Robert Kardashian's Mom) who we called Nana....soooo sweet #RobertGKardashian#family #love #memories," Kris wrote.

Baby Kourt. Outfit on fleek.

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Baby Kourt. Outfit on fleek.

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When Kourtney Killed It in the One-Shoulder Look

"Baby Kourt. Outfit on fleek," Kourtney wrote.

happy Father's Day to the most wonderful man I know. love you daddy!

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happy Father's Day to the most wonderful man I know. love you daddy!

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When Kendall Wore a Bow Bigger than Her

"happy Father's Day to the most wonderful man I know. love you daddy!" Kendall wrote.

#FBF my little loves @kimkardashian @khloekardashian

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#FBF my little loves @kimkardashian @khloekardashian

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When Kim and Khloé Looked Fab on Halloween

"#FBF my little loves @kimkardashian @khloekardashian," Kris wrote.

When Rob Let Kendall Drink a Can of Coke

"happy birthday to my incredibly silly, wildly handsome big brother!!! @robkardashian YOU ARE MY FAVORITE PERSON...ever! this guy is responsible for all the belly laughs I've had throughout my entire life. all the love in the world for this man. 🍀🍀🍀" Kendall wrote.

#tbt Happy Halloween! me and MJ as witches 🎃💛

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#tbt Happy Halloween! me and MJ as witches 🎃💛

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When Kendall Dressed Up as a Witch with Her Grandma

"#tbt Happy Halloween! me and MJ as witches 🎃💛," Kendall wrote.

happy Mother's Day momma! wish I was home to spend the day with you! 💚

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happy Mother's Day momma! wish I was home to spend the day with you! 💚

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When Kris Slayed in a Turtleneck with Kendall

"happy Mother's Day momma! wish I was home to spend the day with you! 💚" Kendall wrote.

Happy birthday daddy! Forever missed. Forever loved! Forever my guardian angel! 💋

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Happy birthday daddy! Forever missed. Forever loved! Forever my guardian angel! 💋

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When Khloé Played Football with Her Dad

"Happy birthday daddy! Forever missed. Forever loved! Forever my guardian angel! 💋" Khloé wrote.

TBT my daddy and my babies @kendalljenner @kyliejenner

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TBT my daddy and my babies @kendalljenner @kyliejenner

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When Kylie Had No Hair

"TBT my daddy and my babies @kendalljenner @kyliejenner," Khloé wrote.

When Kim and Kourtney Saw Something That Their Parents Didn't
When Kim and Khloé Played Outside in Houndstooth

"Happy Birthday to the most beautiful soul and ass, Koko @khloekardashian You constantly surprise me with your strength and determination. I've learned so much from you in this life time, I'm so proud to call you my sister and best friend! And the best auntie to my babies! I love you okkkkkuuurrrr!" Kim wrote.

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When the Kardashian Ladies Took the Most Badass Family Portraits
When Kourtney Yawned in the Middle of a Selfie with Her Mom

"HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY to my beautiful mommy who still teaches me how to celebrate life and make the best out of every experience and truly live in the moment! I love you mommy and hope you know how much you are loved by your six children and six grandchildren every day," Kourtney wrote.

When Kim and Kourtney Wore Matching Pigtails

"Happy Birthday MJ! I'm so lucky to have you in my life! I know I tell you all the time but I really am. This pic is ages ago but I remember it like yesterday being in my parents kitchen with that wall paper (Cici just sent a pic on Vogue with the same wall paper!!! Our group texts were so funny about this wall paper) So many memories you helped create! I love you so much!" Kim wrote.

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  • When Kendall and Kylie Were Adidas Models
  • When Kendall Wore the Coolest Shades with Khloé
  • When the Kids Posed for a Siblings-Only Picture
  • When Kim and Kourtney Were Too Cool for Us
  • When Khloé Was the Only Blonde in Her Family
  • When Rob and Khloé Played a Piano Duet Together
  • When Kim and Kourtney Wore Their Best Red Lipstick
  • When Baby Khloé Was All of Us
  • When Kendall and Kylie Loved Their Adidas and Braids
  • When Kim Wore a Bow Bigger than Her Head for a School Picture
  • When Kourtney Owned the '90s Denim Trend
  • When Kris Dressed Kim and Kourtney in Matching Outfits
  • When Kendall and Kylie's Hair Rollers Game Was Strong
  • When Kim Tried to Take a Selfie with Baby Kendall and Kylie
  • When Khloé Didn't Want to Hear Anymore of Kourtney's B.S.
  • When Kylie Creeped Out Kendall, Per Usual
  • When Kendall and Kylie Both Dressed as Dorothy for Halloween
  • When Kylie Called Out Her Mom for Making Her and Kendall Take Pictures
  • When Kim Did a Hair Flip in a Group Picture with Kourtney
  • When Kendall and Kylie Wore Matching Outfits to a Theme Park
  • When Kendall and Kylie Took a Nap with Their Dad
  • When Khloé and Rob Were Regular Teens
  • When Khloé Rocked a Side Ponytail Like No Other
  • When Kendall and Kylie Dressed in Matching Pearls and Satin Dresses
  • When Kim Wore Baby Blue for Her Family's All-White Picture
  • When Khloé Looked Emotional on Her First Day of School
  • When Kim's Dad Wore a Track Suit for Her First Day of School
  • When Kim's Grandma Gave Her a Bath
  • When Kris Was Kim's Glam Team and Stylist
  • When Kourtney Went to the Beach with Her Grandma
  • When Kendall and Kylie Wore Matching Angel Costumes
  • When Kim and Kourtney Wore '80s Snowsuits
  • When Kourtney's Grandma Wore Shades Bigger than Her
  • When Kim and Her Grandma Wore Matching Dresses
  • When Kourtney Killed It in the One-Shoulder Look
  • When Kendall Wore a Bow Bigger than Her
  • When Kim and Khloé Looked Fab on Halloween
  • When Rob Let Kendall Drink a Can of Coke
  • When Kendall Dressed Up as a Witch with Her Grandma
  • When Kris Slayed in a Turtleneck with Kendall
  • When Khloé Played Football with Her Dad
  • When Kylie Had No Hair
  • When Kim and Kourtney Saw Something That Their Parents Didn't
  • When Kim and Khloé Played Outside in Houndstooth
  • When the Kardashian Ladies Took the Most Badass Family Portraits
  • When Kourtney Yawned in the Middle of a Selfie with Her Mom
  • When Kim and Kourtney Wore Matching Pigtails

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