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 1980 by Bjarne Stroustrup at bell laboratories of AT&T (American Telephone & Telegraph), located in U.S.A.
Bjarne Stroustrup is known as the founder of C++ language.
It was develop for adding a feature of OOP (Object Oriented Programming) in C without significantly changing the C component.
C++ programming is "relative" (called a superset) of C, it means any valid C program is also a valid C++ program.
Let's see the programming languages that were developed before C++ language.
|Traditional C||1972||Dennis Ritchie|
|K & R C||1978||Kernighan & Dennis Ritchie|