The roots of the Kapoor dynasty linked to Peshawar
The Kapoor family has its roots in Peshawar in Pakistan. The entire family includes not only Hindus, but also Jains, Muslims and Christians. While Kareena married Nawab of Pataudi and actor Saif Ali Khan, Shashi Kapoor married British actress Jennifer Candle. While Raj Kapoor’s daughter Reema Kapoor married investment banker Mohan Jain.
Kapoor family due to Prithviraj
Wherever the Kapoor family is today, credit goes to Prithviraj Kapoor for reaching it. He was the first person from the Kapoor family to pursue a career in acting. After that his brother Trilok Kapoor entered films. (Photo- Prithviraj Kapoor with wife Ramsarani)
Prithviraj’s 3 sons – Raj, Shammi and Shashi Kapoor
Prithviraj Kapoor had three sons – Raj Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor and Shashi Kapoor. All three were well-known names in Hindi cinema and are no longer in this world. Raj Kapoor was considered the showman of Indian cinema.
3 sons of Raj Kapoor, 2 passed away
Raj Kapoor had 3 sons – Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor and Rajiv Kapoor. While Randhir and Rishi Kapoor earned a lot of name in Hindi films, Rajiv Kapoor could not achieve much success. Rishi Kapoor passed away on 30 April 2020. He had leukemia and now Rajiv Kapoor died of a heart attack.
Rishi Kapoor married Neetu Singh
Rishi Kapoor was married to Neetu Kapoor, while his elder brother Randhir Kapoor was married to actress Babita.
2 children of Rishi and Neetu – Ranbir and Riddhima
Rishi Kapoor and Neetu have two children – Ranbir Kapoor and Riddhima. Ranbir Kapoor also made his career in Hindi films and is now in discussion with Alia Bhatt about his affair. At the same time, sister Riddhima got married to businessman Bharat of Delhi.
Randhir’s marriage to Babita – Kareena and Karisma daughters
Randhir and Babita had two daughters – Karisma and Kareena Kapoor. Both are included in Bollywood’s top actresses. Randhir and Babita started living apart after a few years of marriage.
Babita with daughter Kareena and Karisma
Karisma was earlier engaged to Abhishek Bachchan, but broke up due to some reasons. After this he married Sanjay Kapoor, but that relationship did not last too much. At the same time, Kareena Kapoor is married to Saif Ali Khan and will soon give birth to another child.
Shammi Kapoor’s family
At the same time, Prithviraj Kapoor’s second son Shammi Kapoor married Geeta Bali in 1955. She had a daughter Kanchan and a son from Geeta Bali, named Aditya Raj Kapoor. In 1965, Geeta Bali died of smallpox.
Shashi Kapoor married Jennifer Candle
Prithviraj’s third son Shashi Kapoor married British artist Jennifer Candle, to whom he had 3 children – Kunal, Karan Kapoor and Sanjana Kapoor. All three worked in Hindi films for some time, but did not succeed due to foreign looks.
Shashi Kapoor’s children do these things
Today, while Karan Kapoor is a well-known celebrity photographer, Kunal Kapoor is active in acting. While Sanjana Kapoor is a well-known name in the world of theater.
Raj Kapoor’s elder daughter – Ritu Nanda
Raj Kapoor’s elder daughter Ritu Nanda was also a businessman. He died of cancer in the year 2020 at the age of 71.
Raja’s second daughter Reema Kapoor
Raj Kapoor’s second daughter Reema Kapoor married investment banker Manoj Jain. They have two sons – Armaan and Adar Jain.