Mini Stories from the Life of Alan Turing

Alan Turing was criminally prosecuted for homosexuality

Alan Turing was homosexual, living in an era when homosexuality was still both illegal and officially considered a mental illness. Subsequent to his being outed, he was criminally prosecuted, which essentially ended his career.

A cyanide-laced apple Alan Turing left half-eaten

Alan Turing, known as the father of modern computer science, was found dead; the previous day, apparently from a cyanide-laced apple he left half-eaten beside his bed.
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