The Kapoor Khandan has through the years given us among the largest stars of the Hindi movie trade together with Shammi Kapoor. The megastar dominated the period and our hearts like no different actor in Bollywood. At this time, on his ninetieth start anniversary, we deliver you a narrative about his marriage with Geeta Bali and the way the couple acquired married at 4 AM. Scroll right down to learn the inside track!
Shammi’s love story with Geeta is as common as his performing abilities within the trade. The actor had fallen for the Albela actress in the course of the making of Miss Coca Cola however acquired rejected a number of occasions.
Lastly, when Shammi Kapoor proposed to Geeta Bali at a Juhu lodge on August 23, 1955, she agreed to marry him. In an interview with Quint, the actor recalled the day and mentioned, “I proposed to Geeta once more, understanding she’d shake her head as soon as extra and smile. However she did not. As a substitute, she knocked me out of my wits. She mentioned, ‘Okay Shammi, let’s get married. However it’s acquired to be now’.”
Shammi Kapoor continued and mentioned, “I did three movies with Geeta–Espresso Home, Coca Cola, and Mohar. We actually favored one another and fell in love. She was a star and I used to be a no one, but she believed in me. I saved proposing to her and after three years, in 1955, we acquired married (August 24, 1955) right here at Bandra at 4 O’clock within the morning. We took our pheras (rounds round sacred fireplace throughout marriage ceremony), then she took out a lipstick from her purse and gave it to me, ‘Meri maang mein daal dijiye (apply it on my brow)’ she mentioned and that is what I did. It was stunning. She was very robust assist for me. After her demise, I grew to become so reckless and lonely.”
The couple shared two youngsters collectively named Aditya Raj Kapoor and Kanchan. However the Albela actress handed away on the younger age of 34 after contracting smallpox whereas taking pictures for Rano.
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