Rajiv Kapoor was born on 25th August 1962 in Mumbai, India. He is an Indian film Actor, Director Producer and belongs to the famous clan of the Kapoor Family.
Rajiv Kapoor Complete Bio & Career
Rajiv Kapoor is third, and for some reasons the lesser-known son of great Raj Kapoor, and the grandson of veteran Prithviraj Kapoor, and is the brother of Ritu, Randhir, Rishi, and Rima. He was often referred by his nickname ‘Chimpu’. His sisters-in-law are renowned Bollywood actresses Neetu Singh and Babita. His paternal uncles are Shashi Kapoor and Shammi Kapoor, cousin to Sanjana, Karan, and Kunal, and he is an uncle to Kareena and Karisma.
He started his career as a lead actor in the year 1983 release 'Ek Jaan Hai Hum', and since then acted in films like ‘Zabardast', 'Aasman', 'Lava', 'Mera Saathi', 'Lover Boy', ‘Ram Teri Ganga Maili', 'Zalzala', 'Preeti', 'Hum To Chale Pardes', 'Shukriya', Naag Nagin', and 'Zimmedar', which was indeed his last film as an Actor.
Later on, he tried his hands in productions and produced few films like 'Prem Granth', 'Henna', & 'Aa Ab Laut Chalen'; He also tried his hands at the direction, and directed a couple of films like 'Prem Granth' and 'Biwi O Biwi'.
This good-looking young man is still known for his exceptional performance in the award-winning 'Ram Teri Ganga Maili'. The film was directed by his father Raj Kapoor and was produced by his elder brother Randhir. This film was also the debut film of actress Mandakini.
Rajiv Kapoor Family, Relatives and Other Relations
He was born to the legendary Raj and Krishna Kapoor. Veteran actors Randhir Kapoor and Rishi Kapoor are his brothers. Reema Kapoor and Ritu Nanda are his sisters. He was married to Aarti Sabharwal from 2001 to 2003.
Life's Important Dates Of Rajiv Kapoor
- November 3 Prithviraj Kapoor's Birthday (Grandfather)
- December 14 Raj Kapoor's Birthday (Father)
- February 15 Randhir Kapoor's Birthday (Brother)
- October 30 Ritu Nanda's Birthday (Sister)
- September 4 Rishi Kapoor's Birthday (Brother)
Rajiv Kapoor's Body Measurements
Rajiv Kapoor's Personal Info
||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
||As an Actor - Ek Jaan Hain Hum (1983), As a Producer - Aa Ab Laut Chale (1999)
||Ram Teri Ganga Maili (1985)