Joan Clarke, the cryptanalyst war-heroine, and the women of Bletchley Park (you never heard of)
Joan Clarke Murray codebreaker at Bletchley Park during World War II, became deputy head of Hut 8 in 1944. Code breaking was almost exclusively done by men during the war. Clarke was paid less than the men and felt that she was prevented from progressing further because of her gender. She was a English cryptanalyst and numismatist ~
5 nominations pour The Imitation Game aux Golden Globes 2015 : Meilleur film dramatique, Meilleur acteur dans un drame (Benedict Cumberbatch), Meilleure actrice dans un second rôle (Keira Knightley), Meilleur scénario, Meilleure bande originale (Alexandre Desplat)
Alan Mathison Turing (1912–1954) British mathematician, logician & cryptanalyst. He was highly influential in the development of computerscience, giving a formalisation of the concepts of "algorithm" & "computation". A good example how history makes/ helps the development of technologies CC
Professor Snape - With Alan Rickman's perfect performance on screen, combined with J.K. Rowling's brilliant storytelling, Severus Snape will be my favorite character in the Harry Potter series. Always.
Alan Turing, everyone (Had to learn about him from a movie!)
The legendary World War II-era codebreaker who was convicted of "gross indecency" after engaging in a same-sex relationship may finally receive a posthumous pardon from the British government. Officials have indicated they would support...