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Jeetendra (Actor) Biography, Age, Height, Affair, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : April 7, 2022

Short Biography

Jeetendra Kapoor is a famous veteran actor of Indian cinema who was born on 07-04-1942 in Amritsar in the state of Punjab, India as Ravi Kapoor. He is also the chairperson of Balaji Telefilms, Balaji Motion Pictures, and ALT Entertainment.

Other Name: Jeetendra Kapoor, Ravi Kapoor, Jumping Jack, Jumping Jack of Bollywood
Other Professions: Film Producer Television Producer Chairperson
Appearance: Bollywood

Jeetendra Complete Bio & Career

Jeetendra’s acting career started with the Bollywood Film Geet Gaya Pattharon Ne (1964). He became popular with his film Farz (1967). He got famous for his dance numbers and was famously called the “Jumping Jack of Bollywood”.
Jeetendra starred in about 200 movies as the main lead in his acting career that spanned the 1960s to 1990s. He gave numerous hits and later on also appeared on television in TV Shows like Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and Dancing Queen, where he was the judge.
The evergreen romantic Hero of Bollywood, Jeetendra, has been honored with the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award in 2007 and Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2014. Jeetendra got married to his longtime girlfriend Shoba on 18th October 1974. The couple has two children, a daughter, Ekta Kapoor, who handles Balaji Telefilms, and a son, Tusshar Kapoor, who is a Bollywood Actor.

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Jeetendra Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Amarnath Kapoor
Mother Krishna Kapoor
Brother Prasan Kapoor
Sister Laxmi Sobti

He was born into a Punjabi Khatri family to a homemaker mother Krishna Kapoor and an imitation jewelry vendor father Amarnath Kapoor. He has a brother named Prasan Kapoor (film producer) and a sister named Laxmi Sobti (film producer). On 31-10-1974, he married an air hostess Shobha, who is now the managing director of Balaji Telefilms. Together they have a daughter named Ekta Kapoor (producer) and a son named Tusshar Kapoor (actor/producer). The filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor is his nephew.

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Body Measurements

Chest Size 38
Biceps Size 13
Waist Size 34
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Amritsar, Punjab, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Amritsar, Punjab, India
School St. Sebastian’s Goan High School in Girgaum, Mumbai
College Siddharth College, Mumbai
K.C. College, Churchgate, Mumbai
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Listening Music, Yoga, Painting
Marital Status Married
Debut Film - Geet Gaya Pattharon Ne (1964)
Net Worth $2 Million


Favorite Color Black, White
Favorite Actress Rekha
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Singer Lata Mangeshkar
Favorite Place Goa, Dubai
Favorite Food Fish, Dosa

Jeetendra Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

82 years, 3months, 12 days old age Jeetendra will turn 83 on 07 April, 2025. Only 8 months, 18 days, 8 hours,16 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Jeetendra has celebrated the total number of 82 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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