Veteran Bollywood superstar Shashi Kapoor died in Mumbai on Monday. He was born as Balbir Raj Kapoor on March 18, 1938 and died in the age of 79. He worked in 175 movies and also awarded Padma Bhusan in 2011 from the Government of India because of his amazing performance in Bollywood movies.
He was youngest son of Prithviraj Kapoor, younger brother of Raj Kapoor and Shammi Kapoor, the widower of Jennifer Kendal, and the father of Karan Kapoor, Kunal Kapoor, and Sanjana Kapoor.
In 2014 he was awarded Dadasaheb Phalke award and he was third in his family who received this award after Prithviraj Kapoor and Raj Kapoor. It is pertinent to be mentioned that He was ill from last two months