Raj Kapoor

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Birthday
14, 1924
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Jun 2, 1988 (63)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
14, 1924
Birthplace
India
Death Date
Jun 2, 1988 (63)

About

Indian actor who became known for his films, Awaara and Boot Polish, both of which were nominated for the Palme d'Or Award at the Cannes film festival. His other films include 1967's Diwana and 1955's Shree 420.

Before Fame

He attended Colonel Brown Cambridge school and appeared in his first film at age 11.

Trivia

His performance in Awaara was called one of the top 10 performances of all time by Time magazine.

Family Life

His brothers Shashi and Shammi are both actors.

Associated With

He had a long relationship with Hindi actress Nargis Dutt.