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RIP - Shammi Kapoor Legend of Hindi Cinema – Shammi Kapoor died today

RIP - Shammi Kapoor Legend of Hindi Cinema – Shammi Kapoor died today

Shammi Kapoor breathed his last on Sunday at the age of 79, ending an era of great style, music and acting.

Birth date - Oct 21, 1931
Died on – 14th August 14, 2011
Birth Place – Mumbai

Shammi was the second son of legendary film and theatre actor Prithviraj Kapoor.
Brothers – Raj kapoor , Shashi Kapoor
He studied at St. Joseph's Convent (Wadala) and then to Don Bosco School.
Shammi, who debuted in Bollywood in 1953 with the film "Jeevan Jyoti"

Shammi was one of the first actors to adapt the internet boom in the country - he's the founder and chairman of Internet Users Community of India (IUCI) and also played a major role in setting up internet organisations like the Ethical Hackers Association.

The actor, who was on dialysis for a couple of years, was admitted to Mumbai's Breach Candy Hospital a week ago. He was on ventilator support and died there Sunday.

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Irfanuddin August 14, 2011  

May his sole rest in peace....he was so lively in his acts..!!!

Destination Infinity August 14, 2011  

His association with the Internet in India is a surprise to us - We didn't know this. And, I have not watched any movies acted by him - Should see at least one! But I heard that he was a great actor - May his soul rest in peace.

Destination Infinity

sm,  August 15, 2011  

Destination Infinity, thanks.

raji August 15, 2011  

ur blog gives me a lot of updates sm.I am grateful to u.I mean such news is difficult for me to know otherwise staying in usa.Feels sad for shammi ji may his soul rest in peace.Such a lively happy happy person he was !

Amrit August 15, 2011  

Sons or daughters???? Informative post as always

Rama Ananth August 15, 2011  

He was one of my favorite stars, and as you pointed it out both Rafi and Shammi were made for each other. They created such magic.One can never get bored listening to their songs.

Sandhya August 15, 2011  

He was our family's favourite actor! Our whole family used to sit together to watch his movies!

Yes, Rafi's songs in his movies are immortal!

The information about his internet connection is news to me! Thank you!

We will remember him always, RIP!

Margie August 15, 2011  

May he RIP!
Thanks so much for visiting my blog!

Margie :)

Urmi August 15, 2011  

Very nice and informative post.
Wish you a very Happy Independence Day.

Unknown October 28, 2012  

he was one of the great actor in bollywood
.may his sole rest in the peace