Shashi Kapoor, who made everybody crazy with his different style and tremendous acting, died on Monday at the age of 79. He breathed his last at the Kokila Ben Hospital in Mumbai. He was sick for a long time. His funeral will be done on Tuesday at 12 noon.
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Actor Randhir Kapoor confirmed the news. Randhir Kapoor said, “Yes, he died. They had problems related to kidney for many years. He was having dialysis for many years.
Born on March 18, 1938 in the Hindi film and theater world premiere Prithviraj Kapoor, Shashi Kapoor started working in his plays produced and directed by his father at the age of four. Actor Shashi Kapoor Passes away at the age of 79.
Since the death of wife Jennifer in 1984, Shashi Kapoor started living alone and many times his health worsened. Due to illness, Shashi Kapoor had made a distance from the films. In 2011, Shashi Kapoor was awarded the Padma Bhushan by the Indian government. He had also got the Dadasaheb Award in 2015.
Acting from his childhood was a hobby
Shashi Kapoor had a passion for acting since childhood. His childhood name was Bebir Raj Kapoor. Shashi wanted to take part in the plays in school. His wish was never fulfilled there, but he got this opportunity in his father’s ‘Prithvi Theaters’.