Cobol and such was Re: Pascal in production environments

Ken Seefried ken at
Thu Nov 9 12:26:51 CST 2006

From: Dave McGuire <mcguire at>
>On Nov 6, 2006, at 6:35 PM, Chris M wrote:
>>  Wasn't Smalltalk the first OO language? 

Nope...Simula circa 1962.  Smalltalk was '72 as I recall. 

>   I don't recall Modula-2 being OO...?

Depends on how much you torture the definition, but really it's just got a 
few OO features.

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