Shammi Kapoor’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 21, 1930

Death Date

August 14, 2011

Age of Death

80 years

Cause of Death

Chronic Kidney Disease


Movie Actor

The movie actor Shammi Kapoor died at the age of 80. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Indian actor best known for his roles in Hindi films of the late 50’s through the early 70’s, such as Tumsa Nahin Dekha and Junglee.

He married Neila Devi on January 27, 1969.



“One would marvel on the screen the way Shammi Kapoor walked, Dilip Kumar cried, or seeing Dev Anand’s style. And then, one day, you are in the same space with them. It’s very unreal.” (Naseeruddin Shah)


“The first film that I saw of Shammi Kapoor was ‘Bhramachari.’ I instantly fell in love with the film and connected with Shammiji. His style was natural and unique.” (Sanjay Leela Bhansali)