There are at least 35 aspects to the hotel heiress's persona

By Drew Mackie
Updated February 17, 2016 01:30 PM
Advertisement
Neilson Barnard/WireImage

Paris Hilton, who for years epitomized a certain kind of young, fun-seeking, big-partying celebrity, is now well into her mid-30s.

Yes, Hilton turned 35 on Feb. 17, and that means that she’s been in the public eye for going on 13 years, at least if you figure she started being a household name when The Simple Life began airing in 2003 BKK (“Before Kim Kardashian”). In recognition of all her time in the spotlight, we’re celebrating the heiress’s 35th birthday with GIFs representing the various facets of her public persona.

Enjoy them – and happy birthday, Paris.

1. She knows how to relax

2. She knows how to party

3. She has a fearless fashion sense

4. She’s a hoot

5. She’s accomplished

6. She has quite the resume, honestly

7. She’s daring

Nicole’s Changing Looks

8. She’s blameless

9. She’s good at delegating

10. She’s beach party-ready

11. She just woke up like this

12. She’s not afraid to say no

13. She’ll even say no emphatically

14. She holds other women to a higher standard

15. She follows her own rules

16. She knows how to share

17. She’ll let you know when she’s bored

18. No, really – she’ll just tell you

19. She has a maternal side

20. She has a deeply intellectual side, too

21. She even has a domestic side

22. She’s willing to challenge herself with new experiences

23. She has her specialties, however

24. She’s sporty – though only fleetingly

25. She doesn’t have to be the star; she knows how to be part of an appreciative audience

26. She can give a compliment

27. And she can really compliment the right pair of shoes

28. She’s willing to lend a hand

29. But she’s even better at the dismissive hair flip

30. She’s not to be crossed

31. She knows how to avoid an awkward moment

32. She’s willing to respond to criticism

33. She may literally lead a fantasy life

34. She won’t apologize for it

35. And she knows how to leave a party