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Randhir Kapoor Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : February 15, 2019

Short Biography

Randhir Kapoor was born on 15th February 1947 in Bombay Presidency, British India. He is an ace Indian film Actor, Director, Producer and belongs to the famous clan of the Kapoor Family. He is best known for his roles in films like Kal Aaj Aur Kal, Jawani Diwani, Dharam Karam, Chacha Bhatija, Zamane Ko Dikhana Hain and Pukar among several others.

Other Name: Daboo
Other Professions: Film Producer Film Director
Appearance: Bollywood

Randhir Kapoor Complete Bio & Career

Randhir is the first son of great Raj Kapoor, and the grandson of veteran Prithviraj Kapoor, and is the brother of Ritu, Rajiv, Rishi and Rima. He was often referred by his nickname ‘Daboo’. His paternal uncles are Shashi Kapoor and Shammi Kapoor, cousin to Sanjana, Karan, and Kunal, and he is an uncle to Ranbir Kapoor.
He made his acting debut with the film  'Kal Aaj Aur Kal'  which was released in 1971 and had three generations of the Kapoor family,  his grandfather, Prithviraj, a showman and his father, Raj Kapoor, as well as his college time girlfriend and to-be wife, Babita. The movie was a huge hit and Randhir didn’t just acted but also directed the film. This film was followed by back to back hits namely ‘Jeet’, 'Jawani Diwani' and 'Raampur Ka Lakshman'. His acting career as a lead actor though didn't last long. After appearing in Khazana in 1987 which was his last film as a solo actor, he returned to acting after a gap of nearly 10 years with the film called Ladies Only. However, the film didn't release. Off-late, he has acted in films like Housefull, Super Nani, and Action Replayy among others.

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Randhir Kapoor Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to legendary Raj Kapoor and Krishna Kapoor. Actors Rishi and Rajiv Kapoor are his brothers. He was married to famous actress Babita and had two daughters in Karisma and Kareena Kapoor. Actor Saif Ali Khan is his son-in-law. 

Life's Important Dates Of Randhir Kapoor

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 13
Hip Size 36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Light Brown
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper

Personal Info

Home Town Mumbai
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School Campion School, Mumbai
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Reading
Marital Status Married
Debut Bollywood Film (as a child artist) - Do Ustad (1959)
Bollywood Film (as an adult) - Kal Aaj Aur Kal (1971)
Bollywood Film (as a director) - Kal Aaj Aur Kal (1971)
Bollywood Film (as a Producer) - Henna (1991)
Best Movies Chacha Bhatija (1977), Heeralal Pannalal (1978) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Actress Mumtaz
Favorite Actor Raj Kapoor
Favorite Film Director Raj Kapoor
Favorite Movie Shree 420 and Awaara
Favorite Singer Kishore Kumar
Favorite Dress Suits

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Randhir Kapoor

  • In his debut film Kal Aaj Aur Kal, his real father (Raj Kapoor) and real grandfather (Prithviraj Kapoor) played his reel life father and grandfather's role respectively.
  • He was also the film director of his own debut film.
  • His family was against his family with Babita but he somehow convinced them.
  • He separated with his wife in 1988 but never got divorced.
  • After back to back flops, he became alcoholic and that led to his separation with his wife Babita.

Randhir Kapoor Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

76 years, 9months, 22 days old age Randhir Kapoor will turn 77 on 15 February, 2024. Only 2 months, 7 days, 11 hours,18 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Randhir Kapoor has celebrated the total number of 76 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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