Python Programming Language Pdf Python was developed by Guido van Rossum at the late eighties and early nineties in
The National Research Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science at the Netherlands. Python is derived from a Number of Other languages, such as ABC, Modula-3, C, and C++, Algol-68, SmallTalk, Unix shell, as well as other scripting languages.
Much like Perl, Python source code is currently available under the GNU General Public License (GPL). Python is now preserved by a core development group in the institute, though Guido van Rossum nevertheless holds a very important part in directing its own progress.