After splitting one year later, the two tried to reconcile in , but once again it only lasted a year. Here are 12 shocking things probably didn't know about the award-winning sex tape: Stop slut-shaming In an interview with Piers Morgan alongside her mother Kathy in , Hilton said she will forever be known as a slut for one thing she did with someone she loved at the time. Her friend and publicist Lizzie Grubman told Fox News , "I think that it is personally embarrassing, a complete invasion of her privacy. They officially divorced in April of But she does have a show to promote, and I think it will help sell the show. Donald Trump watched it During a past interview with Howard Stern , Trump admitted to watching the socialite's sex tape with wife, then girlfriend, Melania. Advertisement Although the leaked video between Hilton and ex-Rick Salomon was soul-crushing for the young woman, many say it put her name on the map. It was just 12 years ago on June 15 when hotel heiress Paris Hilton went from daddy's little girl to pretty much a porn star. I could not believe what I was seeing," she said. The porn business was buzzing after this one debuted. Her mother Kathy Hilton told Piers Morgan that had to shield her two young sons from the news as tabloids featuring the story of her daughter's video were everywhere she turned in New York City. Directors Don Argott and Sheena Joyce said , "Paris Hilton is a modern day-Marilyn Monroe — beautiful, iconized, world famous, shaped by mass media and misunderstood. She also is quoted saying that, "that she had never intended the video to be a commercial venture.