Alan Turning

The Great Computer Scientist

Alan Turning

Alan was born in 1912 and died in 1954 after committing suicide by eating a poisoned apple ; he was obsessed over Snow White. Alan was able to solve very complex problems at school without being taught how to do it before hand. This was were our great computer scientist was recognised. During his life he came to realize that he was gay, which was illegal during that time period so he had to keep his sexuality hidden. During the 20th century he had been named one of the 100 most important computer scientist for his time.

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