Raj Kapoor – Family, Fame & Facts

October 26, 2007 at 9:14 am 5 comments

Name: Raj Kapoor (Birth Name: Ranbir Raj Kapoor)

Birthday: 14th December 1924

Died: 2nd June 1988

Height: 5′7″

Sibling(s): Bollywood Actors – Shammi and Shashi Kapoor. Sister – Urmila Sial

Spouse: Krishna Malhotra (sister of Pramnath)

Children: Randhir Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, Rajiv Kapoor, Ritu Nanda & Reema.

Past Girlfriends: Alleged Mistress Nargis (before marrying Sunil Dutt)

Parents: Prithviraj Kapoor and Rama Kapoor

Claim to Fame: Son of Legendary Kapoor Family and Actor – Prithviraj Kapoor

First Movie Success: Neel Kamal (1947)

Movies to Transform the Career: Andaz, Aag, Barsaat, Awara, Shree 420, Chori Chori, Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai, Anari, Sangam, Teesri Kasam, Mera Naam Joker & Director of many other famous movies.

Family Connections:

Son of Prithviraj Kapoor & Grandson of Dewan Basheswarnath Kapoor.

Husband of Krishna Kapoor

Brother of Actors Shammi & Shashi Kapoor

Father of actors Randhir Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor & Rajiv Kapoor

Brother in law to actresses Jennifer Kendal & Geeta Bali and Brother in law to Ketan Desai (Shammi’s 2nd wife whos father is famed director Manmohan Desai)

Uncle to actor Kunal Kapoor (also married to famous director Ramesh Sippy’s daughter Sheena Sippy), actor Karan Kapoor and actress Sanjana Kapoor

Father in law to actresses Babita Kapoor and Neetu Singh

Grandfather of actresses Karisma Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor and actor Ranbir Kapoor.

Grandfather to Nikhil Nanda, husband of Amitabh Bachchan‘s daughter and Abhishek Bachchan‘s sister Shweta Bachchan.

The famous Kapoor Green Eyes –


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5 Comments Add your own

  • 1. amtul  |  November 9, 2007 at 2:49 am

    ..u r so georgous man in the world

  • 2. rahul kumar  |  May 7, 2008 at 3:30 pm

    u r my role model
    i luv u very much

  • 3. rahul  |  May 7, 2008 at 3:35 pm

    i luv n remind u mor than ur family ‘
    really i m ur great fan
    really really i luv u

  • 4. hari kishan jaydiya  |  June 14, 2008 at 4:39 pm

    i m y r fan

  • 5. hari kishan jaydiya  |  June 14, 2008 at 4:41 pm

    i m y r fan
    mein ap se milna chahta hoo

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