War codebreaker honoured on UK's new 50 pound note. After the war, Alan Turing was mistreated because of his sexual orientatiion and died at the age of 41.
Article taken from the Hamilton Spectator, March 2021.
The 2014 movie "The Imitation Game" starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing and Keira Knightly as Joan Clarke is available on Netflix and is highly recommended. Rotten Tomatoes gave it 4.5 stars and a rating of 89%.