Raj Kapoor

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Raj Kapoor

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Real Name:
Ranbir Raj Kapoor



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Raj Kapoor is a Actor, Producer and Director

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Article Type: Biography
Category: Actor, Producer and Director

Name Raj Kapoor
Real Name Ranbir Raj Kapoor
Pet / Nick Name Showman of Bollywood
Sex Male
Nationality Indian
Profession Actor, Producer and Director
Origin Peshawar (Pakistan)

Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign

Raj Kapoor Age (Current) 96 years4 months15 daysold
Date Of Birth (DOB) — 12/14/1924 (M/D/Y)
Birthplace Peshawar (Pakistan)
Zodiac Sign Not Sure
Star Sign (Nakshatra) Not Sure

Death Details

Alive Or Dead Dead
Date Of Death (DOD) 06/02/1988 (M/D/Y)
After Death Timeline 32 years10 months27 days6 hours56 minutes16 seconds
12019 Total days


97 years, 11 month, 27 days, 12 hours, 10 minutes, 22 seconds.
35790 Total days.
- On December 10, 2022


Relationship Status: Not Known
Marital Status: Not Sure

Girlfriend/Boyfriend(s) :

Not Officially announced Yet

Spouse (Wife or Husban:

No Update

Kids: Don’t Know

Father: Yet To Update
Mother: Yet To Update
Sister(s): Not Known
Brother(s): Not Known

Father / Mother, Family Details

Raj Kapoor Father Prithviraj Kapoor (1906-1972)
Mother Ramsarni Devi Kapoor (1908-1972)
No. Of. Brothers 4
No. Of. Sisters 1
Brother(s) Shashi Kapoor (1938-2017) Shammi Kapoor (1931-2011) Nandi Kapoor (Died:1931) Devi Kapoor (Died: 1931)
Sister(s) Urmila Sial Kapoor

Family Photos and Details

Father- Prithviraj Kapoor (1906-1972)

Mother- Ramsarni Devi Kapoor (1908-1972)

Brothers- Shashi Kapoor (1938-2017) Shammi Kapoor (1931-2011) Nandi Kapoor (Died:1931) Devi Kapoor (Died: 1931)

Sister- Urmila Sial Kapoor

Relationship, Affairs, Wife / Husband, Girlfriends / Boyfriends

Raj Kapoor Relationship Status Committed
Interested In Female
Marital Status Married
Marital Type Arrange Marriage
Spouse Wife -Krishna Kapoor

Affairs/Girlfriends-Nargis (Hindi movie actress)

Vyjayanthimala (Hindi movie actress and dancer)

Padmini (Hindi movie actress and Bharathanatyam dancer)

Wedding Details

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Divorce Date
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Son / Daughter, Children Details

No.Of. Male Kids 3
No.Of. Female Kids 2

Kids Details-Sons- Randhir Kapoor

Rishi Kapoor

Rajiv Kapoor

Daughters- Ritu Nanda (married to industrialist Rajan Nanda)

Rima Jain (married to investment banker Manoj Jain)

Caste, Religion, Community, Mother Tongue, Languages Known

Religion Hindu
Raj Kapoor’s Caste Father – Not Known
Mother – Same As Fathers
Community Not Sure
Mother Tongue Not Revealed Yet
Languages Known English, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu, Urdu, Marathi

Address, Native, Hometown, Current City

Native / Origin Peshawar (Pakistan)
Home Town Peshawar (Pakistan)
Raj Kapoor’s Current City Peshawar (Pakistan)
Address Not Known

Personal Details:

DOB (m/d/y):
December 14, 1924
Peshawar (Pakistan)
Peshawar (Pakistan)
Mother Tongue:
Not Revealed Yet
Birth Star:
Star Unknown
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No Hobbies Revealed Yet


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Educational Details:

Under Graduate
School: St. Xavier's Collegiate School, Kolkata Colonel Brown Cambridge School, Dehradun
College: Not Sure

Physical Traits & Appearance:

Raj Kapoor Height In Feet:
85 kg / 187.425 lbs (Approx.)
Body Measurements:

34-30-34 (B-H-W)
- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 34 Inches
- Biceps: 16 Inches

Body Type:
Skin Tone:
Very Fair
Hair Color:
Dark Brown
Eye Color:

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Personality, Physical Appearance

Body, Height, Weight

Body Type Slim
Body Measurements
Zero Size N/A
Raj Kapoor’s Height 5 feet 7 inches / 170 Centimeters
Weight 85 kg / 187.425 lbs

Face Properties

Face Shape Oval
Eye Colour Brown Eyes
Nose Type Sharp
Hair Colour Mix Shades
Hair Length Very short
Dimple Status No
Beard Clean Shaved


Nature Not Predicted Yet
Character Good Human
Positive Not Known
Negative Not Known


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Not Filled Yet (Approx.)
Does Smoke?
Not Sure
Drinks Alcohol?
Not Known

Yet To Update

Education, Qualification

School St. Xavier’s Collegiate School, Kolkata Colonel Brown Cambridge School, Dehradun
College Not Sure
Raj Kapoor’s Qualification 6th Fail
Other Education Notes Not Known


Life Style

Does Raj Kapoor, Consume Alcohol? Yes
Does Raj Kapoor, Smoke Cigarettes? Yes
Will Drive? Yes
Is Raj Kapoor, Swims? Yes
Is Raj Kapoor, Yoga Practitioner? Yes
Does Gym? Yes
Is Raj Kapoor, a Jogger? Not Sure Yet
Eating Habit? Non-Vegetarian

Hobbies, Interests

Raj Kapoor’s Hobbies Listening to Music
Food Chinese
Music Disco
Sports Badminton

He won 11 Filmfare trophies, 3 National Awards, ‘Padma Bhushan,’ ‘Dadasaheb Phalke Honors’ and ‘Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.’

Raj Kapoor With Vyjayanthimala And Lyricist Shailendra

His super hit motion pictures are Awaara (1951), Anhonee (1952), Aah (1953), Shree 420 (1955), Jagte Raho (1956), Chori (1956), Anari (1959), Jis Desh Men Ganga Behti Hai (1960), Chhalia (1960) and Dil Hi To Hai (1963).

To begin a profession as an on-screen character, his dad Prithviraj Kapoor came to Bombay in 1930 and to do organize exhibitions, he with the gathering of 80 people used to make a trip to better places crosswise over India.

His sibling Devi kicked the bucket in 1931 because of pneumonia and Nandi passed on in 1931 because of the gulping of toxic substance (rodent pills) strewn in the greenhouse.

He began his profession as an applaud kid for a celebrated Hindi motion picture executive Kidar Sharma.

Raj Kapoor in more youthful days

When he pulled Kidar Sharma’s phony facial hair coincidentally and got a slap from him.

At 10 years old, he made his film debut as a kid craftsman in the dramatization film ‘Inquilab’ (1935).

During the underlying days of his profession, he needed to turn into a music chief.

In 1948, at the age of twenty-four, Raj began RK Films, and turned into a movie executive with the motion picture ‘Aag.’

Raj Kapoor With Nargis

His folks organized his marriage with Krishna who is the little girl of Prithviraj Kapoor’s maternal uncle.

Krishna’s sister is Prem Chopra’s spouse and her siblings Narendra Nath, Rajendra Nath and Prem Nath moved toward becoming entertainers later.

As indicated by his significant other Krishna, he used to drink every day and familiar with sob in the bath for his better half.

After marriage, when Nargis with her significant other Sunil Datt met Krishna in a gathering, Nargis said sorry to learn for her past associations with Raj Kapoor.

At the point when Vyjayanthimala came in his life, right then and there Krishna left his home and used to live in Natraj Hotel with her kids, later she moved to her dad’s home.

His child Rishi Kapoor uncovered Raj’s issues with various on-screen characters in his personal history ‘Khullam Khulla.’

His first child Randhir is hitched to entertainer Babita and the second one Rishi is hitched to on-screen character Neetu Singh. Renowned Bollywood stars Karishma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor are his granddaughters (little girls of Randhir Kapoor and Babita). The unmistakable on-screen character Ranbir is his grandson (child of Rishi and Neetu Singh).

Raj Kapoor With His Family

Ranbir was his preferred grandkid. Once Ranbir requested him a suit while he was going to Russia and from that point he got two sacks of suits every single imaginable shading for him.

His little girl Ritu Nanda’s child Nikhil Nanda got hitched to Shweta who is the girl of celebrated entertainer Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan.

He had a generally excellent association with Dilip Kumar and even driven his baraat (marriage parade) alongside his dad Prithviraj and celebrated entertainer Dev Anand.

Raj Kapoor with Dev Anand and Dilip Kumar

Movie producer Vijay Anand attempted to coordinate a film with the main stars Raj Kapoor, Dilip Kumar, and Dev Anand however it couldn’t be finished because of dates bothers and some different reasons.

He is acclaimed in various nations, for example, China, Southeast Asia, Middle East, Africa, Turkey, The Soviet Union and numerous different pieces of the world.

A scene of the film ‘Bobby,’ in which Rishi Kapoor meets Dimple Kapadia in her home was enlivened by the genuine gathering of Raj and on-screen character Nargis.

Raj Kapoor’s Superhit Movie ‘Bobby’

He worked intimately with the music chief Shankar-Jaikishan in right around twenty movies.

Raj Kapoor With Mohammed Rafi And Shankar Jaikishen

Incredible vocalists Manna Dey and Mukesh offered voice to his tunes. Right now of Mukesh’s passing, he said that he lost his voice.

Raj Kapoor With Singer Mukesh

For his celebrated motion pictures Awaara (1951) and Boot Polish (1954), he was picked a chosen one (two times) for the excellent prize of ‘Palme d’Or’ at the Cannes Film Festival in France. Additionally, his exhibition in Awaara was recorded among the main 10 biggest exhibitions ever by Time magazine.

For his film Jagte Raho in 1956, he got the Crystal Globe grant at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic).

His previously hued film was Sangam (1964).

Raj Kapoor’s First Colored Film ‘Sangam’

He turned into an individual from the jury at the fourth Moscow International Film Festival in 1965.

His movies Around the World (1966) and Sapnon Ka Saudagar (1968) were film industry flops.

‘Mera Naam Joker’ (1970) was the film that he coordinated, created just as featured in. In any case, it was demonstrated a catastrophe in the cinema world and place him in the budgetary emergencies. Afterward, it got effective as a great religion.

Raj Kapoor’s Favorite Movie ‘Mera Naam Joker’ (1970)

In 1971, he created the film ‘Kal Aaj Aur Kal,’ in which he worked himself with his dad Prithviraj Kapoor, his child Randhir and entertainer Babita.

Raj Kapoor’s Classic Movie ‘Kal Aaj Aur Kal’

His motion picture ‘Mera Naam Joker’ is a standout amongst the best notorious movies in India and it is the primary Hindi motion picture which is four and a half hours long with two interims. It was likewise the presentation film of his child Rishi Kapoor.

Raj Kapoor’s Classic Cult ‘Mera Naam Joker’

During the creation of Satyam Shivam Sundaram, when Raj Kapoor was scanning for a reasonable on-screen character; at that point Zeenat Aman achieved his office in the dress of a town young lady, and he chose her following getting inspired by her devotion.

Raj Kapoor and Zeenat Aman

When he was experiencing awful wellbeing, his companion and chief Hrishikesh Mukherjee made the motion picture ‘Anand’ in his respect.

In light of his consistency in the cinematic world, he was frequently called €œthe Clark Gable of the Indian film industry.€

In 1987, when he was welcome to get the ‘Dadasaheb Phalke Award’ at the Sirifort Auditorium, he consented to go there despite his awful wellbeing and when his name was declared to get the respect, he felt a solid chest torment, seeing this, R. Venkataraman (previous Indian President) strolled down the phase for him. His condition deteriorated and he must be raced to the AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences) right away.

Raj Kapoor Receiving ‘Dada Saheb Phalke Award’

Following a month of battling for life on a fake respiratory framework, at 63 years old, he passed away because of various organ disappointments and heart failure.

During the season of his terrible wellbeing, he was making the film ‘Henna,’ which was finished by his children Rishi and Randhir after his passing.

On 14 December 2001, Indian Postal Services discharged a stamp in his respect.

Raj Kapoor’s Postal Stamp

He won the title €œBest Director of the Millennium€ by Stardust Awards.

In 2002, he was given the name €œShowman of the Millennium€ by Star Screen Awards.

In March 2012, his metal statue was set at Walk of the Stars at Bandra Bandstand, Mumbai.

Raj Kapoor’s Brass Statue

His motion pictures Shree 420, Aag, and Jis Desh Men Ganga Behti Hai have devoted topics and his well known melody ‘Mera joota hai Japani’ gives the sentiment of enthusiasm and is popular to the point that it is as yet included in numerous movies.

He brought Shankar Jaikishan (music executives), Shailendra (lyricist) and Hasrat Jaipuri (lyricist) in the film business.

He offered a profession reprieve to the entertainers Dimple Kapadia, Mandakini, Nimmi and furthermore his children Rishi, Randhir, and Rajiv.

He clarified the unrevealed actualities about his movies in a meeting.

In 2018, the Pakistani Government chose to change over his hereditary house in the Qissa Khwani Bazar, Peshawar into a historical center.

Raj Kapoor’s hereditary house in Peshawar

Favourites and Preferences

Favourite Actor Dilip Kumar
Favourite Actresses Nargis
Favourite Film(s) Mera Naam Joker
Favourite Director(s) Not Known
Favourite Food Biryani, Chicken Curry, Pao, Eggs, Moori (puffed rice) with Peanuts, Small Samosas, Caramel Custard
Favourite Drink Johnny Walker Black Label Whisky
Favourite Fruit Not Known
Preferred Outfit Not Known
Preferred Perfume Not Known
Favourite Destination(s) Not Known
Raj Kapoor’s Favourite Colour Not Known
Favourite Musician Shankar, Jaikishan
Favourite Singer(s) Not Known
Favourite Song(s) Not Known
Favourite Sport(s) Not Known

Gossips, Controversies

His significant other Krishna used to stay steamed and even left his home because of his undertakings with Indian courageous women like Nargis, Padmini, and Vyjayanthimala.

In 1978, he guaranteed the unbelievable vocalist Lata Mangeshkar that he would employ her sibling Hridaynath Mangeshkar as the music executive for the film ‘Satyam Shivam Sundaram,’

however, when she went to the United States on a music visit; he marked Laxmikant Pyarelal for this film without advising her. It made her irritated. Afterward, he likewise requested that the music arranger add more alaaps to the melody that she would sing for this motion picture.

He made scenes of courageous women in short garments in which their skin was uncovered more than should be expected. He even took shots of the semi-bare scenes of on-screen characters with their co-stars, which were not all that basic in India and were not in any case increased in value by the Indian crowd of that time.

Net Worth, Earnings, Salary and Assets

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DebutFilm: Inquilab (1935) (Child Actor)

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