ALAN TURING

by callie rice 80

ALAN TURING

Alan Turing was born the 23rd of june 1923 in London. he died on the 7th of june 1954 which means he had only lived for 31 years. he killed himself(SUICIDE).He was gay which was illegal in those days so he had to have a hormone jab to make him try and be straight, but it didn't work very well. His parents lived in India as his father was in the Indian civil service. he went to princeton university in America but before that he studied at Kings College.but for primary school he went to sherborne school. He is mainly known for cracking the german plot. Turing is widely considered to be the father of theoretical computer science and artificial intelligence.
Alan Turing - Celebrating the life of a genius