Raj Kapoor bio

Birth Name: Ranbirraj Kapoor

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: India

Date Of Birth: December 14, 1924

Date Of Death: June 2, 1988

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Asian/Indian

Nationality: Indian

Raj Kapoor was born on the 14th of December, 1924. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. 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.

Raj Kapoor was born in India. He attended Colonel Brown Cambridge school and appeared in his first film at age 11. His performance in Awaara was called one of the top 10 performances of all time by Time magazine.

Raj Kapoor was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Raj Kapoor was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Ranbirraj Kapoor is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Raj’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Raj Kapoor’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Raj Kapoor’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Raj Kapoor kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Raj Kapoor was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ranbirraj Kapoor
NICKNAME: Pashto, R?j Kap?r, The Show-Man
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Raj Kapoor was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Raj Kapoor was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Raj Kapoor had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Raj Kapoor’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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