Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1927-2013), India’s only Academy Award winning screenwriter, was born into a German Jewish family. She lived in New Delhi for 24 years before she migrated to New York in 1975.

Photo of author Ruth Prawer Jhabvala for obit. She is the author of 1975 novel "Heat and Dust."
Photo of author Ruth Prawer Jhabvala for obit. She is the author of 1975 novel “Heat and Dust.”

Source: https://rehmat1.com/2014/10/26/bollywood-kae-jews/