Alan Turing

He changed the world

know about him

Alan Turing was a logician, mathematician and computer scientist. He is known for his work in artificial intelligence and computer science. He was mostly know for using a computer to crack the enigma code and knowing where the Germans were going to bomb during world war 2. He saved over 42 million people that could of died.

How he started

In 1936, he came up with the idea of a machine that was able to compute anything that could be computed. This was called the Turing Machine and led to a modern computer. However, in 1954 he committed suicide by eating an apple containing cyanide because he was gay and it was illegal to be gay at that time.