In this chapter, we will discuss about brief history of C Programming language.
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Dennis M. Ritchie
1941 - 2011
Inventor of C Programming Language
Dennis M. Ritchie invented C Programming in the year of 1972 at bell laboratories of American Telephone and Telegraph(AT&T), USA. This is the successor of B, BCPL programming languages.
C has inherited many features of B, BCPL. It is also known as the First Complete Programming language. Let's see some of the previous languages that are developed before C was invented.
|Algol||Group of peoples||1958|
|C||Dennis M. Ritchie||1972|
In the next, we will learn some basics of computer program.