Alan Turing

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Synonyms for Alan Turing

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

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But watching Sir Alan turning puce is always a televisual treat.
Iconic buildings such as the town hall, Manc exports such as Boddingtons and Vimto, other noteable figures from the city such as John Cooper Clarke and Alan Turning also make an appearance, and there are 22 Manchester bees included as a tribute to those killed in the atrocity at the Manchester Arena last year.