Programing family

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Wed Feb 10 03:04:43 CET 2010

>>> C is Python's Mom
>>> C++ : Dad

Obviously no. The other parent might be arguably be Barbara Liskov's 
CLU, itself based on Algol.

CLU contributions:
  The basic object model, including mutable/immutable
  The function call-by-object model
  Multiple assignment and function returns

Terry Jan Reedy

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