Alan Turing was an English mathematician, wartime code-breaker and pioneer of computer science.

Alan Turing: Creator of modern computing

A biography of the English mathematician Alan Turing, who was one of the inventors of the digital computer and one of the key figures in the breaking of the Enigma code, used by the Germans to send secret orders to their U-boats in World War II. Turing was also a homosexual in Britain at a time when this was illegal, besides being a security risk.

A biography of the English mathematician Alan Turing, who was one of the inventors of the digital computer and one of the key figures in the breaking of the Enigma code, used by the Germans to send secret orders to their U-boats in World War II. Turing was also a homosexual in Britain at a time when this was illegal, besides being a security risk.

Alan Turing: Church, State, and the Tragedy of Gender-Defiant Genius | Brain Pickings (not really about gender)

Alan Turing: Church, State, and the Tragedy of Gender-Defiant Genius

Alan Turing: Church, State, and the Tragedy of Gender-Defiant Genius | Brain Pickings (not really about gender)

Find out more about logician and mathematician Alan Turing, including what he proved in his paper, 'On Computable Numbers,' at Biography.com.

Find out more about logician and mathematician Alan Turing, including what he proved in his paper, 'On Computable Numbers,' at Biography.com.

Alan Turing: the Enigma (Andrew Hodges) It is only a slight exaggeration to say that the British mathematician Alan Turing (1912-1954) saved the Allies from the Nazis, invented the computer and artificial intelligence, and anticipated gay liberation by decades--all before his suicide at age forty-one. This classic biography of the founder of computer science  is the definitive account of an extraordinary mind and life.

Alan Turing: the Enigma (Andrew Hodges) It is only a slight exaggeration to say that the British mathematician Alan Turing (1912-1954) saved the Allies from the Nazis, invented the computer and artificial intelligence, and anticipated gay liberation by decades--all before his suicide at age forty-one. This classic biography of the founder of computer science is the definitive account of an extraordinary mind and life.

Ah-Ah-Ah-Ah-Ah: An Uncommon Portrait of Alan Turing, Godfather of Modern Computing | Brain Pickings

Ah-Ah-Ah-Ah-Ah: An Uncommon Portrait of Alan Turing, Godfather of Modern Computing

Ah-Ah-Ah-Ah-Ah: An Uncommon Portrait of Alan Turing, Godfather of Modern Computing | Brain Pickings

ALAN TURING me > the subject I am playing in "Math" Turing biopic.  The storycube structure has allowed me to create the magic that exists under and around the unseen of the biopic.

ALAN TURING me > the subject I am playing in "Math" Turing biopic. The storycube structure has allowed me to create the magic that exists under and around the unseen of the biopic.

The Man Who Knew Too Much: Alan Turing and the Invention of the Computer    Genre: Biography; Nonfiction

The Man Who Knew Too Much: Alan Turing and the Invention of the Computer Genre: Biography; Nonfiction

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