Remembering Krishna Raj Kapoor: Rare and Unseen Pictures of the head of the Kapoor family

Krishna Raj Kapoor, the wife of later legendary actor Raj Kapoor, breathed her last today i.e. October 1, 2018, at 4 am. We take a trip down memory lane with rare and unseen photos of the head of the Kapoor family.

Updated on Oct 03, 2018 09:20 AM IST  |  952.4K

In some shocking news for the Kapoor family, Krishna Raj Kapoor breathed her last today i.e. October 1, 2018, at 4 am. For several years, the 87-year-old had complained of breathlessness but that did not stop the head of the family from enjoying life to the fullest. Up until recently, Krishna Raj Kapoor spent quality time with her children especially Rishi Kapoor and his wife Neetu Kapoor. Krishna Raj Kapoor was born on December 30, 1930, and married the late legendary actor and filmmaker Raj Kapoor in 1946.

The couple had five children - Randhir Kapoor, Ritu Kapoor Nanda, Rishi Kapoor, Rima Kapoor Jain and Rajiv Kapoor while their grandchildren include Karisma Kapoor,  Kareena Kapoor Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Riddhima Kapoor Sahni, Armaan Jain, Aadar Jain, Nikhil Nanda and Natasha Nanda. After Raj Kapoor's untimely death, it was Krishna Raj Kapoor who took over as the head of the house and is solely responsible for the unity shown by the first family of Bollywood. 

As we remember Krishna Raj Kapoor today, let's take a trip down memory lane with some rare and unseen pictures of her with Raj Kapoor, her children as well as her grandchildren. Check out the pictures below:

Anupam Kher took to Twitter to offer his condolences to the Kapoor Khandaan. Anupam tweeted, "Deeply saddened to learn about the sad demise of Smt. #KrishnaRajKapoorJi. She was one of the most dignified and affectionate ladies that I met. May her soul rest in peace. My condolences to the entire Kapoor and Nanda family. Om Shanti."

Rest in peace, Krishna Raj Kapoor. The world lost a gem today!

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Oct 03, 2018 01:21 AM
bluehenna here... Classy. Elegant. Standing proudly with, husband. Children and their spouses. Grandkids. Lovely aura about this lady. Always.
Oct 01, 2018 04:33 PM
Krishna Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor and his wives, Shashi Kapoor and Jennifer and their children were and are the only decent members who carried themselves with elegance. The rest of them especially Rishi, Lolo and Bebo are narcissists and arrogants people.
Oct 01, 2018 10:02 AM
Hair styled, dressed well and the lady had style. She came across as a nice lady. May the family have strength to bear this loss. The other family members be it Raj Kapoor, his sons, grand son or Kareena, Karisma were and are all philanderers. They should have learnt at least from Mrs Krishna Raj to be dedicated to a single man and support the family