Rajiv Kapoor Death, Age, Wife, Life Story, Son, Achievements

One of the most talented and versatile actors of Indian cinema, 58 years Rajiv Kapoor has no more, due to his death from heart attack Bollywood industry got big shocked.

On this 9th February 2021, Tuesday he instantly influenced with heart attack, due to which his big brother Randhir Kapoor admitted him to the hospital immediately. Where the doctor declared him as dead.

About Rajiv Kapoor

The young, charming and handsome Rajiv Kapoor was born on 20 August 1962 in Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra and now his current age was 58 years, she recently died from a heart attack on February 9, 2021.

Rajiv Kapoor Biography 

Rajiv Kapoor (25 August 1962- 9 February 2021) was an Indian film actor, producer, and director, he is well known as of Kapoor family. Full Name is Rajiv Raj Kapoor and his nickname was Chimpu. The real name was Virgoan Rajiv. The home town is Mumbai, Maharashtra, India and the current address is the same as his home town. His zodiac sign was Virgo.

He has done 13 movies in the 7 years but none of any movie proved to be successful, including Ram Teri Ganga Maili.

Rajiv Kapoor Body Measurements

Rajiv Kapoor looked very fat. He keeps his height 5′ 7″ and 1.7 meters. He pretends his weight is approx 87 kg, he maintained his fitness by following a strict diet plan and his full body measurement is 46-38-20, chest size is 46 inches, waist size is 38 inches and biceps is 20 inches. He looked handsome with his black hair and brown color of eyes.

Rajiv Kapoor Family Background

Parents: He belongs to Raj Kapoor’s family, his father’s name is Raj Kapoor (Actor, Film Maker), Mother Krishna Kapoor.

He has two brothers named Rishi Kapoor (Actor)- He is no more, Randhir Kapoor (Actor) and two sisters named Rima Jain, Ritu Nanda. He had none of any children.

Rajiv Kapoor Education

He completed education from Bombay Cambridge School, Mumbai, and high school from Our Lady of Perpetual Succour School, Chembur, Mumbai. The college name is not yet confirmed.

Rajiv Kapoor Marital Status & Affairs

Family: He got married to one of the most beautiful lady Aarti Sabharwal in 2001 who is a professional architect. but due to family problems this relation not gone ahead too long and after 2 years they got a divorce in 2003. With this marriage he not got any child, he spent his life alone.

Affairs: Nagma (Actress, Politician)

Trishna (Actress)

Divya Rana (Actress, Photographer)

Rajiv Kapoor Career

Debut Movie: 

Ek Jaan Hain Hum (1983)

Career: Ranbir Kapoor did various movies in this Bollywood Indian cinema. But his career not gone well as of his brother and his father.

He liked acting since childhood, he started his acting career from debut movie Ek Jaan Hai Hum, this movie had become flop on screen. But in this movie, the character of Rajiv Kapoor was most appreciated by the people. 

In this movie, he stands up himself in front of Bollywood as an actor.

After that his career gone ahead, in the year 1985, he gave the blockbuster movie Ram Teri Ganga Maili with starrer Mandakini. In this movie, most of the lead roles appreciated by people on Mandakini. After the success of this movie he also appeared in Lover Boy, Angaaray, He has done his best potrayed as a lead role in Lover Boy (1985), Zalzla (1988), Hum To Chale Pardesh (1988), Naag Nagin (1989), but these all movie not performed well on box office. So that Rajiv Kapoor boycotts himself from this Bollywood film industry.

After that, he made some movies in which Prem Granth in 1996 and Heena movie in 1991, the movie Prem Granth he built and with this directed also.

This movie was also an average movie. He did not interest in acting but he linked with this Bollywood industry, his upcoming movie Toolsidas Junior, before the release of this movie he is no more, he bye-bye to be this world.

Popular for

Rajiv Kapoor played the lead role in the movie Ram Teri Ganga Maili, he played the character Narendra Sahay in this movie.

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Movie List

  • Ek Jaan Hain Hum (1983) 
  • Aasmaan (1984) 

 Mera Saathi (1985)

  • Lava (1985) 
  • Zabardast (1985) 
  • Ram Teri Ganga Maili (1985) 
  • Lover Boy (1985) 
  • Preeti (1986)
  • Zalzala (1988)
  • Hum To Chale Pardes (1988) 
  • Shukriyaa (1988) 
  • Naag Nagin (1989) 
  • Zimmedaaar (1990) 


  • Prem Granth (1996)
  • Aa Ab Laut Chalen (1999)


  • Henna (1991) (Executive Producer)
  • Prem Granth (1996) (Executive Producer)
  • Aa Ab Laut Chalen (1999) (Producer)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director:

  • Biwi-O-Biwi (1981)
  • Prem Rog (1982)


  • Prem Granth (1996)

Rajiv Kapoor Awards and Honors

On behalf of a better performance in Hindi cinema, he won numerous awards of which three National Film Awards and 11 Filmfare Awards in India. 

He received The Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award. 

Twice he was nominated for the Palmed Or grand prize at the Cannes Film Festival for the movie Awaara (1951) and Boot Polish (1954)

Rajiv Kapoor Upcoming Movies

Tulsidas Junior 2021

Rajiv Kapoor Net Worth

Basically, his net worth and the salary not disclosed publicly, his total net worth is approx. $3 million.

Rajiv Kapoor Early Life, Age, Movies, Awards, Family, Body, Wife, Controversy, Wiki, Full Name, Nick Name, Childhood & Achievements. Check out some more interesting facts that you must have to know about it if you are one of his fan. Would you like to see other profile like Ranbir Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor.

Rajiv Kapoor Wiki
Real Name Virgoan Rajiv
Real Name Chimpu
Profession Actor, Producer & Director
Age (as of 2021) 58 Years
Date of Birth

Death of Birth

25 August 1962

9 February 2021

Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Sun Sign Virgo
Ethnicity Asian/Indian
Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Debut Movies Ek Jaan Hain Hum (1983)
Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Height in Centimeters 17 cm
Height in meters 1.7 m
Height in Inches 5 feet 7 inches
Weight in Kilograms 87 kg
Weight in Pounds 192 lbs
Body Measurements 46-20-38
Chest Size 46 inches
Waist Size 38 inches
Biceps Size 20 inches
Shoe Size 7 (US)
Dress Size 4 (US)
Hair & Eye Color Black & Brown
Personal Life
School Bombay Cambridge School, Mumbai

Lady of Perpetual Succour School, Chembur, Mumbai

College Unknown
Degree Obtained Not Confirmed
Family Background
Family Father– Raj Kapoor (Actor, Film Maker)
Mother– Krishna Kapoor
Brothers–Rishi Kapoor (Actor), Randhir Kapoor (Actor)Sisters- Rima Jain, Ritu Nanda
Religion Hinduism
Address None
Hobbies Reading, Travelling
Controversies None
Favourite Things
Favourite Food Khichdi, Sea Food
Favourite Actor Raj Kapoor
Favourite Destination Goa, Maldives, Bangkok
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status Divorced
Affairs/Girlfriends Affairs: Nagma (Actress, Politician)

Trishna (Actress)

Divya Rana (Actress, Photographer)

Wife Aarti Sabharwal
Marriage Date 2001; Divorce after 2 years
Children Daughter: Khatija Rahman, Rahima RahmanSon: Ameen Rahman
Social Media
Instagram Rajiv Kapoor Instagram
Facebook Rajiv Kapoor FB Page
IMdb Imdb
Wikipedia Rajiv Kapoor
Website Rajiv_Kapoor

Rajiv Kapoor Social Profile


Favorite Things, Like and Dislike

Favorite Actor Raj Kapoor

Favorite Actress Not Known

Favorite Food Khichdi, Sea Food

Food Habit Non-Vegetarian

Favorite Colour Black

Favorite Dessert Not Known

Favorite Destination Goa, Maldives, Bangkok

Hobbies Traveling & Listening to Music

Rajiv Kapoor Unknown Facts

Ram Teri Ganga Maili is one of the listed hit movies in his film career.

He potrayed in his 10 years career 13 movies.

Rajive could not be got fame as of Mandakini from the movie Ram Teri Ganga Maili.

 His relationship with Rishi Kapoor was also very bad.

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