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Simple Kapadia Biography, Age, Death, Husband, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : May 1, 2019

Short Biography

Simple Kapadia was born on 15-08-1958 in Mumbai in the state of Maharashtra, India. She was a famous Indian Bollywood Actress and a Costume Designer. She was the younger sister of veteran actress Dimple Kapadia.

Simple Kapadia Complete Bio & Career

She was born daughter to a Gujarati businessman Chunnibhai and his mother name was Betty. Born and brought up in Scotland. She came to India at an early age to pursue her career in Bollywood like her elder sister Dimple who was already an established actress by then. Although she could never match her sister in terms of popularity.

She made her Bollywood debut opposite her brother in law Rajesh Khanna with the film Anurodh. The Movie did reasonably well and she too didn’t go unnoticed. She was bombarded with a lot of offers after her first movie. Her movies started taking a beating and even after doing as many as 20 films her last role was an item song in the movie Parakh.

Simple Kapadia started her second inning as a costume designer and was highly praised. She designed costumes for top actresses then, Amrita Singh and Sridevi and among current actress Priyanka Chopra. She also won national award for costume designing in the year 1993 for movie Rudaali.

Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Simple Kapadia was suffering from Cancer. She died on 10-11-2009 at the age of 51 years in Andheri, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

DEATHDAY 10 November,2009 (Friday)
DEATH PLACE Andheri, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Simple Kapadia Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born in Gujarati business family to Chunnibhai Kapadia and Betty Kapadia. She has three siblings include a brother Muna Kapaia & two sisters Dimple Kapadia (actress), Reem Kapadia (Costume Designer). She was married and had a son named Karan Kapadia.

Life's Important Dates Of Simple Kapadia

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Ahmedabad
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School N/A
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Travelling, Listening Music
Marital Status Married
Debut As an Actress - Anurodh (1977)
As a costume designer - Insaaf (1987)
Best Movies Anurodh (1977), Chakravyuha (1978), Jeevan Dhaara (1982), Hum Rahe Na Hum (1984), Rehguzar (1985) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Pink, Black
Favorite Actress Dimple Kapadia , Nargis Dutt
Favorite Actor Rajesh Khanna , Raj Kapoor
Favorite Singer Kishore Kumar

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Simple Kapadia

  • She married a Sardarji and had a son named Karan with her.
  • Her son Karan after her death has been looked after by Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna and is all set to make his Bollywood debut in 2018.

Simple Kapadia Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Simple Kapadia was 51 years 2 months & 26 days old age.