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Queen Grants Royal Pardon To WWII Codebreaker Alan Turing
2013-12-24 07:00:39

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Alan Turing, a computer pioneer of his time and World War II codebreaker who may have single-handedly shortened a long conflict and saved thousands of lives, is getting a Royal Pardon from Queen Elizabeth II. Turing was chemically castrated in 1952 after being convicted of homosexuality, which at the time was a criminal offense in Britain. Along with the conviction, Turing lost his security clearance and was forced to stop his...

2013-03-12 23:01:07

Yorkville University is proud to announce that Richard Babich, Instructor for the Bachelor of Business Administration Program, was honoured with the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, presented to him by Jason T. Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) March 12, 2013 Only 0.1% of the Canadian population is granted such an honour, and on February 22, 2013, Professor Richard Babich, CD, PMSC, C.E.T., MBA ITM, shook the hand of Jason...

2010-11-08 06:15:00

Queen Elizabeth II has joined Facebook, but the official page for the British monarchy will strictly concern itself with news and engagements. The Queen has launched a series of official pages offering the 500 million social network members daily updates on her engagements, the royal household said on Sunday. Facebook users will be able to receive frequent updates on the Royal Family's activities by "Ëœliking' the new account when it becomes active on Monday. The official page...

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