Alan Turing

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Alan Turing 
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British mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, and computer scientist
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Date of birth 23 June 1912
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Date of death 7 June 1954
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Manner of death
Cause of death
  • cyanide poisoning
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Doctoral advisor
  • Alonzo Church
Doctoral student
Occupation
  • computer scientist
  • mathematician
  • university teacher
  • cryptographer
  • logician
  • philosopher
  • artificial intelligence researcher
Employer
Member of
  • Royal Society
Field of work
  • cryptanalysis
  • computer science
  • mathematics
  • logic
  • cryptography
Father
  • Julius Mathison Turing
Mother
  • Ethel Sara Stoney
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English: Alan Mathison Turing (June 23, 1912 – June 7, 1954) was a British mathematician, logician and cryptographer. Turing is often considered to be a father of modern computer science.

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