Alan Turing

By Charlie Tucker

His claim to fame

Alan created a machine known as the Bombe it would find out the millions of combinations from the German enigma code. If it could not find the code it would run forever, on a good day it could find codes in fifteen minutes.
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Early years

Alan was born on the 23rd of June 1912. His dad was a Indian civil serviceman he spent his early years in India,With his Mum and Dad. He was a only child.

University and College

He attended Cambridge University, and kings college in London.

In 1949, he went to Manchester University where he was in charge of the computing laboratory.

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The enigma machine

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His suicidal actions

He killed himself because he was gay at that time, in that time being gay was illegal, they wouldn't let him be gay so he laced a apple in cyanide he did at a young age.