Paris Hilton is an American socialite, actress and entertainer. She was born on February 17, 1981 in New York City. Briefly attended the Canterbury School, during her junior year, She the transferred to the Dwight School in New York City before dropping out a few months later and getting GED. Paris Hilton popularity sky-rocketed after a homemade sex video between her and ex-boyfriend Rick Salomon was scattered all over the Internet in 2003, the video was made when she was 19. Paris Hilton established her own record label, Heiress Records, in 2004. Paris Hilton was named #3 in FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005 special supplement.