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Quick Info

DOB: 18th Mar 1938

Age: 86 Years

Hometown: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


Shashi Kapoor Age, Death, Wife, Family, Children, Biography & More


Full Name  Shashi Kapoor
Nickname  Taxi
Profession(s)  Actor, Filmmaker

Personal Life

Real Name  Balbir Prithviraj Kapoor
DOB (Date of Birth)  18 March 1938
Birth Zone  Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Date of Death 4 December 2017
Death Cause Liver Cirrhosis and Kidney Failure
Age (at the time of death) 79 Years
Place of Death Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai
Zodiac sign  Pisces
Nationality  Indian
Hometown  Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Religion  Hinduism
Hobbies  Playing musical instruments, Listening to music, Watching movies

Physical Stats

Height (approx.)
  • in centimeters175 cm
  • in meters 1.75 m
  • in feet inches 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)
  • in kilograms 85 kg
  • in pounds187 lbs
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color White


Father  Prithviraj Kapoor (Actor, Filmmaker, Writer)
Mother  Ramsarni Mehra Kapoor
Brother(s)  Late Raj Kapoor (Elder, Actor), Shammi Kapoor (Elder, Actor)
Sister  Urmila Sial Kapoor

Relationship & Love Life

Marital Status (at the time of death)  Widower
BF/GF/Affairs  Jennifer Kendal
Spouse/Husband  Jennifer Kendal (m. 1958-1984; till her death)

 Karan Kapoor (Photographer),

 Kunal Kapoor (Ad Maker)

Daughter  Sanjana Kapoor (Entrepreneur)

Educational Qualification

School  Don Bosco High School, Mumbai
College  N/A
University  N/A
Educational Qualification  School Dropout

Favorite Things

Favorite Food(s)  Prawn and Crab Curry
Favorite Actor  Prithviraj Kapoor
Favorite Actress  Nanda
Favorite Quote  "It will be a great achievement for mankind when a man finally learns to become a human."
Favorite Musical Instruments  Piano
Favorite Chef  Meena Pinto



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