Computer Languages History
Computer Languages Timeline

Below, you can see the preview of the Computer Languages History (move on the white zone to get a bigger image):

If you want to print this timeline, you can freely download one of the following PDF files:

A4 Letter Plotter

There is only 50 languages listed in my chart, if you don't find "your" language, see The Language List of Bill Kinnersley (he has listed more than 2500 languages). You can also look at the Online Historical Encyclopaedia of Programming Languages (8945 programming languages).

Here is the ChangeLog of this history.

Note: I have now a page where I explain how I build this chart.

Another chart on the wall

If you have put this diagram on the wall of your office and have taken a photo of it, please send me a copy and I'll put it on this page. ;-)

My other charts:

Some useful links

History of programming
languages on Wikipedia
Other links on same subject

Computer Languages History on Google
My other links
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