The C programming language is a structure oriented programming language, developed at Bell Laboratories in 1972 by Dennis Ritchie.
C language was invented for implementing UNIX operating system
The C programming language is used for developing system applications that forms a major portion of operating systems such as Windows, UNIX and Linux.
In this(c) type of language, large programs are divided into small programs called functions
All other programming languages were derived directly or indirectly from C programming concepts.