Prithviraj Kapoor

Prithviraj Kapoor

Prithviraj Kapoor (1906-1972) is a Bollywood Actor known for the movies Sakshatkara(1971), Seeta(1934), Ramayan(1934)

Other NamesPrithvi Raj Kapoor, P. Kapoor
Date Of Birth3 November 1906
Age(Age at Death: 65 years 6 months 26 days)
Date Of Death29 May 1972
SonsRaj Kapoor , Shashi Kapoor , Shammi Kapoor
Prithviraj Kapoor's paternal grandfather, Dewan Keshavmal, was a powerful influence during his childhood. Kapoor received his higher education at the Edwardes College in Peshawar, Punjab and joined a two-year program in law to become a lawyer. It was here that his talents on stage first received expression

Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. Both he and his wife, Ramsarni "Rama" Mehra Kapoor, had cancer. She passed away 16 days after Prithviraj.
  2. He Was posthumously awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for his contribution to Indian Cinema.

Prithviraj Kapoor: Filmography (21)

(All Prithviraj Kapoor Movies)
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1971 Sakshatkara[Actor(Bhupalayya)]
1936 Bala Ki Raat[Actor]
1935 Inquilab[Actor]
1935 Ahe Mazluman[Actor]
1935 Balidan[Actor]
1935 Josh-E-Intaqam[Actor]
1935 Daku Ka Ladka[Actor]
1935 Swarg Ki Seedhi[Actor]
1934 Daku Mansoor[Actor]
1934 Ramayan[Actor]
1934 Seeta[Actor(Ram)]
1933 Rajrani Meera[Actor(King of Mewad)]
1932 Draupadi[Actor(Arjuna)]
1932 Dagabaz Ashiq[Actor]
1931 Alam ara[Actor]
1931 Golibar[Actor]
1931 Toofan[Actor]
1930 Cinema Girl[Actor]
1930 Sher-E-Arab[Actor]
1930 Vijay Kumar[Actor]
1930 Namak Haram Kon[Actor]