By Lucy keitch
Alan Turig early life
Alan Turing died very young. He was born on the 23rd of June 1912 in London Paddington and he died in 1954. He was aged 42 when he died.
Alan Turing was a mathematical genius and he was the WWII code breaker. They said he was the father of computing because he could break really difficult codes. in the war Alan Turing saved many lives because he could break codes. To break the codes he built a machine called the bombe to help him break the codes. He was a very cleaver man. He destroyed letters and messages sent by the Germans.
Alan Turing died at a young age because he committed suicide as he bit into a poisonous apple.