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Alan Turing

October 21, 2010

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Alan Turing, one of the great mathematicians of the 20th century and the man who posited the Turing Test for artifical intelligence, committed suicide in 1954 after being forced by the British Goverment to submit to chemical castration for his homosexuality.

Baron Nopcsa

October 10, 2010

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Baron Ferenc Nopcsa von Felső-Szilvás was not just the founder of paleobiology, he put himself forward to become the first king of Albania. He also didn't try to hide his homosexuality.