Alan Turing

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English mathematician who conceived of the Turing machine and broke German codes during World War II (1912-1954)

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He will be going head-to-head with 24-year-old Lee for the first time in a road race and with Alan turning 50 in June, there is no shortage of friendly exchanges between the two.