Alan Turing

by ryan leary

key details


BORN: 23 JUNE 1912 in LONDAN UK .DIED: 7 JUNE 1954 IN WILMSLOW UK

infomation

ALAN TURNIG WENT TO SHERBOURNE SCHOOL THEN FROM 1936-1938 HE WENT TO PRINCETON UNIVERISTY

HIS PROFESSION WAS A COMPUTER SCIENTEST AND A MATHEMATICIAN

ALAN WAS A VERY GOOD STUDENT AT SCHOOL

facts

Alan Turing is widely-considered the founder of modern computing. After helping decode Germany's Enigma machines during WW2, Turing worked at Manchester University. He wrote pioneering papers on artificial intelligence and programming theory. He committed suicide in 1954, following a conviction over a relationship with another man.