Alan Mathison 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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Alan Mathison Turing, the person who contributed immensely to the development of computer science by providing a formalization of the concepts of "algorithm" and "computation" with the "Turing Machine," which played a major role in the creation of the modern computer, died a tragic death in 1954 when he was 41.
The excitement over computers after World War II roused the interest of an English mathematician, Alan Mathison Turing (1912-1954).
Alan Mathison Turing (23rd June 1912-7th June 1954) was a British mathematician and computer scientist.