History of C language is interesting to know. Here we are going to discuss brief history of c language.
C programming language was developed in 1972 by Dennis Ritchie at bell laboratories of AT&T (American Telephone & Telegraph), located in U.S.A.
Dennis Ritchie is known as the founder of c language.
It was developed to overcome the problems of previous languages such as B, BCPL etc.
Initially, C language was developed to be used in UNIX operating system. It inherits many features of previous languages such as B and BCPL.
Let’s see the programming languages that were developed before C language.
|Traditional C||1972||Dennis Ritchie|
|K & R C||1978||Kernighan & Dennis Ritchie|
|ANSI C||1989||ANSI Committee|
|ANSI/ISO C||1990||ISO Committee|