Fortran is the oldest programming language that is still being used, it was created by John Bacus in the year 1957
- 1959, saw the launch of COBOL
- In 1964 BASIC was introduced.
- Dennis Ritchie invented C in 1969 which became the stepping stone of today’s Applications and Operating System (UNIX, LINUX, MAC OS)
Here are the years in which all the programming languages were introduced or invented. Oh and by the way, did you know, that JAVA is the most used programming language?