Prehistory of esoteric programming languages - Esolang

Obviously, before computers had programming languages (say 1950 or so) nobody had any idea what they ought to look like, and a lot of more-or-less screwy ideas were tried out before the establishment of the hegemony of languages in the Algol, FORTRAN and Lisp families.

David Hecht

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