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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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.
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.