Raj Kapoor's first on-screen appearance was in Inquilab (1945) when he was just 10 years old

His first film as a lead actor was opposite Madhubala in the movie Neel Kamal

Raj Kapoor became the youngest director of his time when he set up his own studio RK Films

Aag makred Raj Kapoor's directorial debut

Raj Kapoor was a jury at the International Film Festival in Moscow twice

RK introduced several actresses to the Hindi film industry

Raj Kapoor collapsed on stage due to an asthma attack on the day he was to receive his Dadasaheb award

India Post released a postage stamp to honour the legendary actor in 2001

RK's movies—Boot Polish and Awaara were nominated for Cannes Film Festival