Rajiv Kapoor Bio, Wiki
Rajiv Kapoor was an Indian film actor, producer, director, and a member of the Kapoor Family. He passed away on Tuesday, February 9th at the age of 58. His elder brothers Randhir Kapoor and late Rishi Kapoor are also Bollywood actors. Shammi Kapoor and Shashi Kapoor are his uncles. Prithviraj Kapoor is his paternal grandfather and Trilok Kapoor is his paternal great-uncle.
Rajiv Kapoor Career
Kapoor made his debut in Ek Jaan Hain Hum in 1983. He played the leading role in his father’s last directorial venture Ram Teri Ganga Maili in 1985. He acted in several other films with the most notable being Aasmaan (1984), Lover Boy (1985), Zabardast (1985), and Hum To Chale Pardes (1988). He made his last film appearance in Zimmedaar in 1990 after which he turned to producing and directing.
He produced Henna in 1991, directed by his brother Randhir, and in 1996 he made his directorial debut with the commercially unsuccessful PremGranth, which starred his brother Rishi and Madhuri Dixit. In 1999 he produced Aa Ab Laut Chalen which was directed by his brother Rishi. Since then he has not been active in film producing or directing.
Rajiv Kapoor Ex-Wife
In 2001, he married architect Aarti Sabharwal, working paralegal at a Law firm in Vaughan. The two would later divorce after two years.
Rajiv Kapoor Death & Cause
Rajiv Kapoor passed away on Tuesday, February 9th, 2021 at the age of 58. He suffered a massive cardiac arrest, following which Randhir Kapoor rushed him to Inlaks Hospital, which was the closest medical facility near their residence in Chembur. The doctors declared him dead on arrival.
#RajivKapoor popularly known as #ChimpuKapoor passed away due to cardiac arrest. He was the son of legendary #RajKapoor and younger brother of late #RishiKapoor.
May his soul RIP. #OmShanti pic.twitter.com/wdBSt5inYK
— Sreedhar Pillai (@sri50) February 9, 2021