Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson's relationship timeline as couple split
Kim Kardashian’s whirlwind romance with Pete Davidson appears to have ended as quick as it started as the pair have split after nine months.
The couple, who met when Kim hosted Saturday Night Live have reportedly blamed the long distance aspect of their relationship for their break-up.
Kim, 41, and Pete, 28, had initially sparked romance rumours after sharing a kiss during a sketch, later confirming their relationship on Instagram.
Despite several loved-up appearances and Pete making his debut on The Kardashians, the family’s reality TV show, plus a few tattoo tributes, the couple decided to part ways.
Here’s a look back at their romance:
Kim and Pete’s first kiss was caught on camera and broadcast live to the world during her appearance on Saturday Night Live.
The couple first met and got to know each other when Kim was the celebrity guest host of the comedy sketch show, with the pair hitting it off.
One of the sketches they appeared in together saw them dressed as Jasmine and Aladdin from the Disney film, before they locked lips while in character.
Kim and Pete were spotted holding hands during an outing to Knott’s Scary Farm in California for Halloween.
The couple enjoyed the rides together and were joined by sister Kourtney Kardashian and her then-fiancé, Travis Barker.
November 2, 2021 – Kim flies to Staten Island for secret dinner with Pete
Kim had flown to New York for business but made sure to carve out time to visit Pete in Staten Island and enjoy a secret dinner together.
Pete had arranged for them to eat at Campania where they enjoyed a private dinner together on the rooftop.
November 16, 2021 – Pete and Kim wear matching pyjamas in first Instagram snap together for his birthday
Pete and Kim made their Instagram debut on Flava Flav’s feed wearing matching pyjamas as they spent his birthday weekend together.
The comedian was seen wearing the top half of the Skims plaid pyjama set while Kim wore the bottoms, and her mother Kris Jenner rocked the same set as they posed with the musician.
December 19-21, 2021 – Kim and Pete enjoy cinema date, spend night together at hotel and then grab breakfast
Kim and Pete were spotted heading to the cinema with Scott Disick and a female companion while the stars were in New York.
Pete was said to have stayed over at Kim’s hotel before being photographed looking giddy in the morning, with the couple then enjoying a breakfast date together in Los Angeles.
January 6, 2022 – The happy couple enjoy their first sunny vacation together
Kim and Pete jetted off to the Bahamas together in January where they enjoyed some one-on-one time in the idyllic location.
The couple were seen boarding a boat together, before Scott Disick cheekily commented on a solo photo Kim posted on Instagram ‘where’s the tripod?’, in reference to Pete’s famous BDE (big d**k energy).
January 14, 2022 – Kanye West threatens to ‘beat Pete’s a**’ in new song
In the first of what would be many jabs towards Kim’s new beau, Kanye appeared to threaten the comedian in his lyrics.
He rapped: ‘God saved me from the crash, just so I can beat Pete Davidson’s a**.’
February 8, 2022 – Pete calls Kim his girlfriend for the first time
Pete referred to Kim as his girlfriend for the first time in February after being asked what he likes to do in his spare time.
He told People: ‘Well, I don’t really have Instagram — I don’t have Instagram or Twitter or any of that stuff. So, most of my daily life is getting into cars and showing up to a set.
‘Or, if I’m off, I just either hang with my friends or chill with my girlfriend inside. So I don’t do much.’
March 11, 2022 – Kim posts first photos of her and Pete on Instagram
The couple went Instagram official in March as Kim posted some loved-up snaps with her beau on social media.
It came after the reality star was declared legally single amid her divorce from Kanye.
March 16, 2022 – Pete gets Kim’s name branded into his chest
Somewhat more difficult to cover than a tattoo would be – we assume – Pete got Kim’s name branded into his chest.
The comedian has also got many other tribute tattoos to Kim including the words ‘my girl is a lawyer’ and her and her kids’ initials KNSCP (Kim, North, Saint, Chicago and Psalm) inked on his skin.
April 11, 2022 – Kim admits she had a ‘zing’ from their first kiss
Kim gave a rare insight into the couple’s relationship as she admitted she felt a ‘zing’ when they first kissed on SNL.
She explained: ‘When we kissed I was just like, “Hmmm”. It was a stage kiss but it was still a little zing. It wasn’t anything like a super crazy feeling. I was just like, “Huh”.
‘Then I was like, wow I really haven’t kissed anyone else in 10 years so maybe I’m just being stupid and it’s just nothing, it’s just a stage kiss.
‘A few days later, I was like, “Hmm, there is some BDE action, I’ve just gotta get myself out there.”’
April 30, 2022 – Kim and Pete make red carpet debut at White House dinner together
While the couple had featured on Instagram together, they made their first red carpet appearance in April at the White House dinner.
The pair looked loved up as they posed together in a black suit and sparkling silver gown, holding hands on the red carpet.
May 2, 2022 – The couple attend the Met Gala as Kim wears Marilyn Monroe’s dress
Kim’s appearance at the Met Gala was not only headline-grabbing for the man on her arm but also because she was wearing Marilyn Monroe’s famous gown.
While she looked sensational, fans criticised the decision to let Kim wear the original dress, which is a museum piece.
May 30, 2022 – Kim and Pete pop to London for another trip away
The pair were rumoured to be in town for Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations but were not present at any of the official events.
Kim and Pete appeared to enjoy the trip nonetheless and were spotted enjoying date nights in England.
June 13, 2022 – Kim and Pete enjoy yet another trip, this time to a tropical paradise
The couple were seen soaking up the sun and enjoying a boat trip before kissing in the sea on their latest vacation.
August 5, 2022 – Kim and Pete call time on their relationship
While the couple tried to make it work long-distance, the separation was reportedly the cause of their break-up after nine glorious months together.
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