Actor Shashi Kapoor passed away in Mumbai today at the age of 79. He was married to actress Jennifer Kendal and is now survived by his sons Karan and Kunal and his daughter Sanjana Kapoor.
He acted in over 175 films, was honoured the Padma Bhushan in 2011 and the Dadasaheb Phalke award in 2015. He was the youngest son of Prithviraj Kapoor and was born in Calcutta.
As per sources, he was suffering from various prolonged illnesses, which is believed to be the cause of his death. His nephew Mohit Marwah tweeted the news on Twitter:
My favourite shashi kapoor rests in peace today 🙏🏽 will be remembered always pic.twitter.com/hv2KQOgOyf
— Mohit Marwah (@mohitsmarwah) December 4, 2017
We pay homage to the star by revisiting some of the greatest songs that he gave to the Hindi film industry.
1. Keh Du Tumhe, Deewar
2. Ik Rasta Hai Zindagi, Kala Patthar
3. Tera Mujhse Hai Pehla Ka, Aa Gale Lag Ja
4. Satyam Shivam Sundaram, Satyam Shivam Sundaram
5. Bekhudi Me Sanam, Haseena Maan Jayegi
6. Chale The Sath Milkar, Haseena Maan Jaayegi
7. O Meri Sharmilee, Sharmeelee
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