Bollywood, food and Indian forces, the Jewish communities in India have left a lasting impression.
Lieutenant General Jack Jacob is today remembered as the Jewish General who created Bangladesh. In the 1971 war when he was Chief of Staff of Eastern Command in Calcutta and he negotiated Pakistan to surrender. Besides, he fought in World War II and the Indo-Pakistan War of 1965. And, later he served as the Governor of the Indian states of Goa and Punjab.
Sir Ben Kingsley (born Krishna Pandit Bhanji is an English actor. However, his mother was Russian-Jewish which makes him half a Jewish himself.
He is known for his starring role as Mohandas Gandhi in the 1982 film Gandhi, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor. Also, he has won an Oscar, Grammy, BAFTA, two Golden Globes, and a Screen Actors Guild Award.