Shammi Kapoor

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Stage Name:
Shammi Kapoor

Elvis Presley of India

Real Name:
Shamsher Raj Kapoor

Actor and Director


Bollywood, Hollywood

Shammi Kapoor Age, Wife, Family, Biography, Death Cause & More

Shammi Kapoor is Actor and Director. Shammi Kapoor was born on Wednesday, October 21, 1931 at Mumbai, Maharashtra. Shammi Kapoor hails from Kolkata (India) and belongs to Hinduism religion.

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Category: Actor and Director

Name Shammi Kapoor
Real Name Shamsher Raj Kapoor
Pet / Nick Name Elvis Presley of India
Sex Not Known
Nationality Indian
Profession Actor and Director

Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign

Shammi Kapoor Age (Current) 90 years, 9 month, 29 days
Date Of Birth (DOB) Wednesday, October 21, 1931 (M/D/Y)Wednesday, October 21, 1931 (M/D/Y)
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra
Zodiac Sign Libra
Star Sign (Nakshatra) Not Sure

Death Details

Alive Or Dead Dead
Date Of Death (DOD) Sunday, August 14, 2011 (M/D/Y)
After Death Timeline Not Applicable


90 years, 9 month, 29 days, 8 hours, 19 minutes, 22 seconds.
33175 Total days.
- On August 19, 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

Father Prithviraj Kapoor (director, producer and actor) (1906-1972)
Mother Ramsarni Devi Kapoor (1908-1972)
No. Of. Brothers
No. Of. Sisters
Brother(s) Urmila Sial Kapoor
Sister(s) Urmila Sial Kapoor

Family Photos and Details Wife/SpouseFirst Wife: Geeta Bali (1955-1965)
Second Wife: Neela Devi Gohil (1969)
ChildrenSon- Aditya Raj Kapoor (born-1956) (businessman)
Daughter- Kanchan Desai (born-1961) (married to Ketan Desai, son of the Indian producer and director Lt. Manmohan Desai)
ParentsFather- Prithviraj Kapoor (director, producer and actor) (1906-1972)
Mother- Ramsarni Devi Kapoor (1908-1972)
SiblingsBrother- Raj Kapoor (Indian actor and director) (1924-1988)
Shashi Kapoor (Indian actor) (1938-2017)
Nandi Kapoor (died-1931), Devi Kapoor (died-1931) Sister- Urmila Sial Kapoor  

Relationship, Affair, Wife-Husband, Girlfriends-Boyfriends

Shammi Kapoor Relationship Status Committed
Interested In Not Known
Zodiac Sign Not Sure Yet
Marital Status Married
Marital Type Love Come Arrange Marriage
Spouse First Wife: Geeta Bali (1955-1965)
Second Wife: Neela Devi Gohil (1969)

Relationship Status: Married
Affairs/Girlfriends :Nadia Gamal (Egyptian belly dancer and actress, 1953-55)
Bina Ramani (socialite, 1968)
Mumtaz (Indian film actress, 1968)
Wedding Date: s1955 and 1969

Wife Name: First Wife: Geeta Bali (1955-1965)
Second Wife: Neela Devi Gohil (1969)

Son- Aditya Raj Kapoor (born-1956) (businessman)
Daughter- Kanchan Desai (born-1961) (married to Ketan Desai, son of the Indian producer and director Lt. Manmohan Desai)

Wedding Details

Shammi Kapoor’s Wedding Date
Together Timeline – Not Applicable
Divorce Date
Separated Timeline – Not Applicable

Son-Daughter, Children Details

No.Of. Male Kids
No.Of. Female Kids

Children Details Relationship Status: Married
Affairs/Girlfriends :Nadia Gamal (Egyptian belly dancer and actress, 1953-55)
Bina Ramani (socialite, 1968)
Mumtaz (Indian film actress, 1968)
Wedding Date: s1955 and 1969

Wife Name: First Wife: Geeta Bali (1955-1965)
Second Wife: Neela Devi Gohil (1969)

Son- Aditya Raj Kapoor (born-1956) (businessman)
Daughter- Kanchan Desai (born-1961) (married to Ketan Desai, son of the Indian producer and director Lt. Manmohan Desai)

Caste, Religion, Community, Mother Tongue, Languages Known

Religion Hinduism
Shammi Kapoor’s Caste Father – Punjabi Kshatriya
Mother – Same As Fathers
Community Not Sure, OBC, MBC, FC+
Mother Tongue Not Revealed Yet
Languages Known English, Hindi

Address, Native, Hometown, Current City

Native / Origin
Home Town Kolkata (India)
Shammi Kapoor’s Current City Kolkata (India)
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra

Education, Qualification

School SchoolsSt. Joseph’s Convent, Don Bosco New Era School (Mumbai) College/UniversityNot Known
College Educational QualificationMatric
Shammi Kapoor’s Qualification
Other Education Notes Not Known

Personal Details:

DOB (m/d/y):
October 21, 1931
Mumbai, Maharashtra
Kolkata (India)
Mother Tongue:
Not Revealed Yet
Languages Known:
English, Hindi
Birth Star:
Star Unknown
Not Known
No Hobbies Revealed Yet


Mumbai, Maharashtra

Educational Details:

Under Graduate
School: SchoolsSt. Joseph's Convent, Don Bosco New Era School (Mumbai) College/UniversityNot Known
College: Educational QualificationMatric

Physical Traits & Appearance:

Shammi Kapoor Height In Feet:
(approx.)in kilograms- 80 kg in pounds- 176 lbs (Approx.)
Body Measurements:
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
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.80 m
in feet inches- 5′ 11″
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 80 kg
in pounds- 176 lbs

Face Properties

Face Shape Oval
Eye Colour Brown
Nose Type Perfect
Hair Colour Black
Hair Length Medium Length
Dimple Status No
Beard N/A


Nature Not Predicted Yet
Character Bystanders
Positive Kindness
Negative Sentimental


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

Yet To Update


Life Style

Does Shammi Kapoor, Consume Alcohol? No
Does Shammi Kapoor, Smoke Cigarettes? No
Will Drive? Yes
Is Shammi Kapoor, Swims? Not Sure Yet
Is Shammi Kapoor, Yoga Practitioner? Not Sure Yet
Does Gym? Yes
Is Shammi Kapoor, a Jogger? Yes
Eating Habit? Non-Vegetarian

Hobbies, Interests

Shammi Kapoor’s Hobbies Painting, Travelling
Food Spanish
Music Blues
Sports Martial arts

About Shammi Kapoor
Did Shammi Kapoor smoke?: Yes
Did Shammi Kapoor drink liquor?: Yes
He had a place with Pathan Hindu family.
In 1930, his father Prithviraj Kapoor came to Bombay to begin a profession in the film business.
In 1931, his sibling Devi died due to pneumonia and another sibling Nandi likewise kicked the bucket in a similar year due to the gulping of toxic substance (rodent pills) strewn in the nursery.
In 1948, he filled in as a lesser craftsman, on ‚¹50 month to month pay, in his dad Prithviraj Kapoor’s showy organization for over 4 years.
In 1955, he met his future spouse Geeta Bali during the shooting of the motion picture ‘Rangeen Raaten.’
His better half Geeta Bali passed on because of smallpox in 1965.
In 1968, during the shooting of the film Brahmachari, he felt close closeness for an Indian film on-screen character Mumtaz and proposed her for marriage, however she declined him considerately as he requested her to surrender her movie profession.
He was the cousin of Jugal Kishore Mehra (artist), while Salma Agha (on-screen character vocalist) was his niece.
The movies like Junglee, Kashmir Ki Kali, Rajkumar, Janwar, Teesri Manzil, Professor, Vidhaata, Dil Tera Diwana, An Evening in Paris, Dil Deke Dekho and Tumsa Nahi Dekha, Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya, Preet Na Jane Reet, College Girl, Prince, Budtameez, Sachaai, Latt Saheb, and Tumse Achha Kaun Hai demonstrated super hit on the movies.
From the 1950s to the mid 1970s, he was the main glamorous dancing saint in the Hindi film industry and earned the name ‘Elvis Presley of India’ as he himself composed the moving strides for the tunes featuring him.
During the 1970s, he couldn’t proceed with his movie profession as a sentimental saint because of his overweight, and Andaz (1971) was his last such motion picture.
He demonstrated to be a successful supporting actor as Saira Banu’s dad in the motion picture Zameer (1974) and Amitabh Bachchan’s non-permanent dad in Parvarish.
As indicated by Shammi, it was agreeable and simple for him to work with the film entertainers Rajshree, Sharmila Tagore, and Asha Parekh.
He coordinated two movies Manoranjan (1974) and Bundle Baaz (1976), which did not get effective.
He additionally acted in some television arrangement like ‘Shikast’ (Sony TV) in 1996, ‘Dastaan-E-Hatim Tai’ (DD Metro) in 1996, ‘Chattan’ (Zee TV) in 1997, and ‘Fundamental Anari Tu Anari’ (DD Metro) in 1998.
He was the chairman of Internet Users Community of India (IUCI) and furthermore set up the web association ‘Moral Hackers Association.’
Shammi got a kick out of the chance to share the stories of his profession and family with his fans through independent online recordings.
He was a staunch devotee of Haidakhan Babaji from Uttarakhand.
His closest companion in the film business was Amitabh Bachchan.
Imtiaz Ali’s directorial adventure ‘Rockstar’ was his last motion picture in which he acted.
On 14 August 2011, he kicked the bucket due to chronic renal disappointment in Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai.
He worked in excess of 50 films as the lead entertainer and showed up in more than 20 films as a supporting on-screen character.

Gossips, Controversies

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Net Worth, Earnings, Salary and Assets

Shammi Kapoor’s Salary (approx)
Assets Million USD (approx)
Net Worth Not Known (approx)

Movable and Immovable Assets

Cars CollectionBuick Super, Desoto, Belair, Impala, Chevy Intercontinental Convertible, Ford Thunderbird, Sunbeam Alpine, Malibu, Buick BMY 3009
Bike CollectionTriumph

Favourites and Preferences

Favourite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favourite Actresses Rajshree, Sharmila Tagore, and Asha Parekh
Favourite Film(s) Tumsa Nahi Dekha (1957)
Favourite Director(s) Not Known
Favourite Food French Haute Cuisine
Favourite Drink Not Sure
Favourite Fruit Peaches, Pitanga
Preferred Outfit Formals and Casuals
Preferred Perfume Not Known
Favourite Destination(s) , Rio de Janeiro and Prague, Czech Republic
Shammi Kapoor’s Favourite Colour , Pink Diamond (Ace Hardware Color), Dark byzantium
Favourite Musician Not Known
Favourite Singer(s) Mohammad Rafi
Favourite Song(s) Not Known
Favourite Sport(s) Rugby


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Honors, Awards

1968 : Filmfare for Best Actor (Brahmachari) 1982 : Filmfare for Best Supporting Actor (Vidhata)
1995 : Filmfare Lifetime Achievement 1998 : Kalakar for contribution in Indian Cinema
1999 : Zee Cine for Lifetime Achievement
2001 : Star Screen Lifetime Achievement 2001 : Anandalok Lifetime Achievement
2002 : IIFA for invaluable contribution to the Indian cinema
2005 : Lifetime Achievement 2008 : Lifetime Achievement Rashtriya Gaurav and Living Legend








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