Alan Turing Rank
About Alan Turing
Alan Turing was considered to be a pioneer in the field of computer science, with his ‘Turing Machine’ providing the early blueprints in algorithm and computation for which all subsequent computers will follow. He also designed one of the very first concepts of a stored-program computer while working for the National Physical Laboratory in London, England.
Turing made his biggest contributions in the Second World War during his time at Britain’s codebreaking center, Government Code and Cypher School, where he helped in devising ways to break German ciphers. His role in interpreting coded messages allowed the Allies to gain crucial victories against the German forces, and his overall work was said to be instrumental in making the conflict in the European side a much shorter engagement.
Alan Turing Rank
Famous quotes by Alan Turing
Science is a differential equation. Religion is a boundary condition.Alan Turing
Alan Turing's Popularity
Alan Turing was a famous English mathematician, who was born on June 23, 1912. As a person born on this date, Alan Turing is listed in our database as the 11th most popular celebrity for the day (June 23) and the 5th most popular for the year (1912).
People born on June 23 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Alan Turing is the 265th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Alan Turing's birthday, Alan Turing is the 231st most famous English and ranks 1st in famous people born in Paddington, London, England, UK.
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