The Reserve Bank of India is India’s central banking institution. Established during the British Raj on April 1, 1935, the RBI controls the monetary policy of the Indian rupee. It was nationalized in the year 1949 and plays a vital role in the financial sector of the country. It is the Bank of Issue, Monetary Authority, regulator and supervisor of the financial system, Exchange Control, Issuer of Currency and Banker of Banks. In its history, the bank has been led by some prominent names who often took historic decisions that left a profound impact on the economic history of the country. Here is a look at the top 10 famous Governors of Reserve Bank of India.