Shashi Kapoor – Family, Fame & Facts
Name: Shashi Kapoor (Balbir Raj Kapoor)
Birthday: 18th March 1938
Sibling(s): Bollywood Actors – Shammi and Raj Kapoor. Sister – Urmila Sial
Spouse: Jennifer Kendell (till her death in 1984)
Children: Karan, Kunal & Sanjana Kapoor.
Parents: Prithviraj Kapoor and Ramsarni (Rama) Devi nee Mehra
Claim to Fame: Son of Legendary Kapoor Family and Actor – Prithviraj Kapoor
First Movie Success: Awaara (1951) as child actor and Dharmputra (1961) as adult
Movies to Transform the Career: Aag, Awaara, Dharmputra, Waqt, Deewaar, Kabhi Kabhie, Satyam Shivam Sundaram, Kaala Patthar, Shaan, Namak Halaal, Bombay Talkie, Kalyug, 36 Chowringhee Lane, Ajooba, Junoon, Junglee, Silsila, Roti Kapada aur Makaan, Sharmille & Jab Jab Phool Khile.
Son of Prithviraj Kapoor & Grandson of Dewan Basheswarnath Kapoor.
Husband of Jennifer Kendall
Brother of Actors Shammi & Raj Kapoor
Father of actors Karan, Kunal & Sanjana Kapoor.
Brother in law to actresses Geeta Bali and Brother in law to Ketan Desai (Shammi’s 2nd wife whos father is famed director Manmohan Desai).
Father in law to Sheena Sippy (famed director Ramesh Sippy’s daughter)