Raj Kapoor’s youngest son, actor-filmmaker Rajiv Kapoor dies aged 58, Entertainment News

By | February 9, 2021

Raj Kapoor’s youngest son, actor-filmmaker Rajiv Kapoor dies aged 58, Leisure Information

Actor-filmmaker Rajiv Kapoor, display legend Raj Kapoor’s youngest son died on Tuesday after struggling a cardiac arrest. He was 58. 

Rajiv was the youngest of Raj Kapoor`s three sons and the youthful brother of Randhir Kapoor and late Rishi Kapoor.

Information of his dying was confirmed on social media by his sister-in-law Neetu Kapoor on Tuesday afternoon as she shared {a photograph} of Rajiv on Instagram and wrote ‘RIP together with a folded palms emoji.

Commerce analyst Komal Nahta additionally confirmed the demise with a tweet quickly after and wrote, “Very unhappy information. Rajiv (Chimpu) Kapoor passes away following coronary heart assault.”


The Kapoor household has misplaced three members inside a span of a yr. In January 2020, Raj Kapoor’s eldest daughter Ritu Nanda died after battling Most cancers. Actor Rishi Kapoor handed away in April 2020 resulting from most cancers. 

Rajiv shot to fame together with his starring function in Raj Kapoor`s 1985 blockbuster ‘Ram Teri Ganga Maili’ co-starring Mandakini. His different notable works embrace ‘Lava’, ‘Zalzala’ and ‘Zabardast’.

In 1997, he directed Rishi Kapoor-Madhuri Dixit starrer ‘Prem Granth’ which was produced underneath the RK Movies banner. The movie handled the grim topic of rape and the social stigma round it. The movie didn’t do properly on the field workplace.

Members of the Kapoor household rushed to Rajiv Kapoor’s residence on Tuesday afternoon because the information of his demise broke. His niece, actress Kareena Kapoor shared a throwback picture of Raj Kapoor together with his three sons and captioned the picture as, “Damaged however sturdy”

A number of different Bollywood celebrities additionally reached the Kapoor residence to pay their condolences. 

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