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December 23, 2013
Kim Kardashian and rapper Kanye West announced in late 2012 that they were expecting their first child, while Kardashian was still legally married to basketball player Kris Humphries. Naturally, her pregnancy dominated celebrity news nearly as much as Kate Middleton's carriage of the royal baby.
As would her choice of baby name. The reality star ultimately finalized her divorce before welcoming her daughter early — about a month before her July due date. West, who elaborately proposed to Kardashian in October, also had his fair share of tirades, privacy rants and questionable behavior. But their baby name — North West — takes our top honor for Kimye's "what the what" moment of 2013. In at No. 2: their love fest in "Bound 2."