How history influenced Star Wars
During WWII, the Nazis were killing the Jewish children to stop their culture. Similar to the way that Anakin Skywalker was killing the young Jedi's to end their race.
Jesus and Anakin Skywalker were born by an unknown force and were destined to be messiahs.
Thought the movie Yoda shares Buddhist beliefs and ideals and Siddhartha Gautama started Buddhism.