Rajesh Khanna’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)


Death Date

July 18, 2012

Age of Death

69 years

Cause of Death

Heart Attack


Movie Actor

The movie actor Rajesh Khanna died at the age of 69 . Below is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Late Indian movie icon who was known as Bollywood’s original superstar and who won a Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award. He rose to fame by appearing in Baharon Ke Sapne, Raas, Ittefaq, and Aradhana.

He had two children, Twinkle and Rinke, with his wife Dimple Kapadia.



“It was the ’70s when mediocrity came in Hindi films. That’s when the actor called Rajesh Khanna joined the industry. For all his success, I think Mr. Khanna was a very limited actor. In fact, he was a poor actor.” (Naseeruddin Shah)


“My journey with Rajesh Khanna was good, thrilling… a roller coaster ride. I feel honoured to have two children with him.” (Dimple Kapadia)


“Nobody knows the man behind Rajesh Khanna, because that never existed. In his last few days, he had told me, ‘Pack up, show is over.'” (Dimple Kapadia)


“Every night, I say goodnight to the kids like Rajesh Khanna, muah muah, two kisses, say goodnight to my wife, and every night, I’d go to the recreation room and watch cricket with two old men.” (Cyrus Broacha)


“The biggest high for me was to marry Rajesh Khanna. That was a high, and I don’t think my success was as much of a high as getting married to this superstar. I used to be a big fan of his; it was dream come true.” (Dimple Kapadia)