Ben Kingsley timeline

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1943
Kingsley is born Krishna Pandit Bhanji in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England.

"Ghandi"
 

1972
Makes his first film appearance in "Fear Is the Key."

1975
Stars in the short-lived British TV series "The Love School."

1977
Performs in the Royal National Theatre production "Volpone."

1983
Wins best actor Oscar for his title role in "Gandhi."

1984
Wins best spoken word or nonmusical recording Grammy for "The Words of Gandhi."

1992
Earns a supporting actor Oscar nomination for his role in "Bugsy."

"Sexy Beast"
 

2000
Named Commander of the Order of the British Empire.

2001
Knighted by Queen Elizabeth II.

2002
Receives a supporting actor Oscar nomination for his role in "Sexy Beast."

2004
Nominated for best actor Oscar for his role in "The House of Sand and Fog."

2010

Receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
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