4th December 2017 Current Affairs
JINEN SIR, Published On:04-Dec-2017
Legendary Actor Shashi Kapoor Dies At 79
Veteran Hindi film actor Shashi Kapoor passed away on Monday after prolonged illness, according to media reports. He was 79.
Kapoor, who started his career as a child actor in his father Prithviraj Kapoor's plays
Well-known for his roles in films like 'Deewaar' (1975), 'Satyam Shivam Sundaram' (1978), 'Junoon' (1978), 'Shaan' (1980), and 'Namak Halaal' (1982).
In 2011, he was awarded the Padma Bhushan by the Indian government. In 2015, he became the third in his family to be honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award.