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Issue dated January 23, 2015

From codebreaker to Oscar nominee

Benedict Cumberbatch plays Alan Turing in The Imitation Game, which was nominated for eight Academy Awards.

Turing, who is gay, was a mathematician and computer pioneer who helped the Allies break the Nazi’s Enigma code in World War II.

He was disgraced after being arrested and charged for “Gross Indecency,” the British term that included gay sex. He was chemically castrated and two years later died from cyanide exposure, either suicidal or accidental.

Since then, he has been given a posthumous pardon, and is noted as the father of modern computing. Read more.












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