PHP is an open-source and server-side scripting language, which is mainly used for developing web applications. The syntax of the PHP language is similar to the C language. PHP was originally created by Rasmus Lerdorf, and it first appeared in 1995.
Python is a high level, interpreted, interactive, and an object oriented scripting language. It is designed to be highly readable. It makes use of English Keywords more often as opposed to other languages that mostly use punctuations.