By Libby Rodgers
Info about him!!!!
Alan turing was born at Paddington, London. His father, Julius Mathison Turing, was a British member of the Indian Civil Service and he was often abroad. his mum was the daughter of the chief engineer of the Madras railways and his parents had met and married in India. he died of potassium cyanide poisoning while conducting experiments. The cyanide was found on a half eaten apple beside him. it was self-administered but his mother always maintained that it was an accident.
He committed suicide on 7 June, 1954.