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This list contains information about white women married to black men, loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous white actresses, musicians, and models are married to black men. Some of these marriages have ended in divorce, while others have been going strong for decades. One Twin Peaks actress was married to one of the most famous record producers of all time.

Who is the most famous white woman who is married to a black man? Kim Kardashian tops our list. Kim Kardashian married Kanye West on May 24, 2014. The couple has one daughter, North West, who was born on June 15, 2013. Kim's sister, Khloé Kardashian, married NBA basketball player Lamar Odom in  2009. As of 2014, she filed for divorce.

Twin Peaks actress Peggy Lipton was married to record producer Quincy Jones from 1974-1990. The couple has two daughters together, Kidada and Rashida Jones, who plays Ann Perkins on the sitcom Parks and Recreation. Joanna Shimkus has been married to Sidney Poitier since 1976. Laura Dern was married to Ben Harper from 2005-2013.

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Kim Kardashian is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 18 Famous White Women Who Married Black Men
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Kim Kardashian married Kanye West on May 24, 2014.

Age: 36

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Fashion designer, Businessperson, Television producer, Entrepreneur, Model, + more

Credits: Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Kourtney & Kim Take New York, Kourtney & Kim Take Miami, Kim Kardashian: Fit in Your Jeans by Friday - Amazing Abs Body Sculpt

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Eva Longoria is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 18 Famous White Women Who Married Black Men
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Eva Longoria was married to Tony Parker from 2007–2011.

Age: 42

Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Television producer, Film Producer, Model, Actor, + more

Credits: Desperate Housewives, The Young and the Restless, Harsh Times, The Sentinel

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Heidi Klum is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 18 Famous White Women Who Married Black Men
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Heidi Klum was married to Seal from from 2005-2012.

Age: 43

Birthplace: Bergisch Gladbach, Germany

Profession: Fashion designer, Businessperson, Television producer, Fashion Model, Model, + more

Credits: Project Runway, The Devil Wears Prada, America's Got Talent, Models of the Runway

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Carmen Electra is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 18 Famous White Women Who Married Black Men
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Carmen Electra was married to Dennis Rodman from 1998-1999.

Age: 44

Birthplace: Sharonville, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Fitness professional, Model, Author, Actor, Voice acting, + more

Credits: Scary Movie, Meet the Spartans, Starsky & Hutch, Carmen Electra's Aerobic Striptease

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