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Alan Turing

Timeline

23 Jun 1912 Alan Mathison Turing born, London.
1930 Christopher Morcom dies.
1935 Elected fellow, King's College, Cambridge.
3 Sep 1939 Britain declares war on Germany.
1950 Devises the Turing Test.
7 Feb 1952 Arrested for buggery.
31 Mar 1952 Homosexuality trial begins.
1952 Loses security clearance over homosexuality.
7 Jun 1954 Commits suicide over his homosexuality (cyanide), Wilmslow, Cheshire.