Alan Turing


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Noun1.Alan Turing - English mathematician who conceived of the Turing machine and broke German codes during World War II (1912-1954)Alan Turing - English mathematician who conceived of the Turing machine and broke German codes during World War II (1912-1954)
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COUN Rob Higgins (Journal Letters, August 12) is rightly pleased by the recognition accorded to Alan Turing and the alleged affirmation of a modern and tolerant society betokened by the 'restorative justice' implicit in his selection for the image on the new PS50 note.
COUN Rob Higgins is rightly pleased by the recognition accorded to Alan Turing and the alleged affirmation of a modern and tolerant society betokened by the 'restorative justice' implicit in his selection for the image on the new PS50 note.
THE Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, has said that mathematician Alan Turing will feature on the new design of the PS50 note.
Code cracker is a great note choice THE Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, has said that Alan Turing will feature on the new design of the PS50 note.
FAMOUS codebreaker Alan Turing, persecuted for being gay, will appear on the new PS50 note.
ODEBREAKER Alan Turing has been announced as the first openly gay man to be pictured on a Bank of England note.
Summary: London [UK], July 16 (ANI): British mathematician and World War II codebreaker, Alan Turing, who was chemically castrated for being gay after being convicted under Victorian-era homophobic laws, will feature on UK's new PS50 note, according to Bank of England Governor Mark Carney.
SECOND World War codebreaker Alan Turing will be the next person to feature on the PS50 note, the Bank of England has confirmed.
ALAN Turing, the Second World War code-breaker and pioneer of computer science with a "fearless approach to daunting problems", will appear on the Bank of England's next PS50 note.
WORLD War II codebreaker Alan Turing is the face of the new Bank of England PS50 note.
Second World War code-breaker Alan Turing will be the next person to feature on the PS50 note.
We're delighted that Alan Turing has been chosen by the @bankofengland as the face of the new PS50 note.