Raj Kapoor’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 14, 1924

Death Date

Jun 2, 1988

Age of Death

63 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Jun 2, 1988


Movie Actor

The movie actor Raj Kapoor died at the age of 63. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

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.

His brothers Shashi and Shammi are both actors.



“Once, he was chosen to play Ram in a small Ramleela company, but his parents were against it.” (Raj Kapoor)


“A woman always has her man, but the man unconsciously leans on his roots, his heritage. He feels like an orphan without his parents.” (Raj Kapoor)


“I think we brothers realised his loss more and more as we grew older. We actually grew closer after his death.” (Raj Kapoor)