He was a logician, Mathematiton and computer scientist. He is generally known for his workin artaficial intelligance and computer science. Turing was born in London in 1912 and at school he was able to solve computer problems with out being taught them. He died june 7th 1954 for he ate a posines apple being obsessed with snow white. Alan Turing was not a well known figure during his lifetime. But today he is famous for being an eccentric yet passionate British mathematician, who conceived modern computing and played a crucial part in the Allied victory over Nazi Germany in WW2.