Rishi Kapoor was one of the most celebrated actors in Bollywood. Last year, he breathed his last on April 3, 2020, after battling leukemia for a year. Today, September 4 marks his 69th birth anniversary. On this special day, celebrities including Anushka Sharma, Alia Bhatt, Sonam Kapoor, and others took to social media to remember him. Alia Bhatt, who is dating Rishi Kapoor's son Ranbir Kapoor, took to Instagram stories to share a poster of Rishi Kapoor's last film Sharmaji Namkeen. She also wrote that she misses him dearly with a heart emoji.
Anushka Sharma shared a photo of Rishi Kapoor and wrote, "Remembering the iconic Rishi Kapoor Ji on his birth anniversary. You will always be missed (sic)." Kareena Kapoor shared a poster of Sharmaji Namkeen and wrote, "Miss you Chintu uncle (sic), with a heart emoji. Sonam Kapoor wrote, "Remembering your wise words and larger than life smile. Happy birthday, Rishi uncle. Your legacy continues to shine on (sic) Huma Qureshi wrote, "Happy Birthday #rishikapoor. Remembering (sic)." Rakul Preet shared Rishi Kapoor's photo and wrote, ”Remembering Rishi Ji. Your charisma lives on (sic)."