Alan Turing

by Charlie Bloxham

Why was he famous?

  • Alan Turing was born 23rd June 1917 and died 7th June 1954.

  • He was a British mathematician

  • During the World War 2 he worked for the government code at Bletchley Park Britain code breaking centre.

  • He was famous for inventing the BOMBE

  • Turing was prosecuted on 1952 for homosexual acts .

  • He committed suicide by easting an apple covered in acid because he was secretly GAY