- People born before 1946 were called The Silent Generation.
- The Baby Boomers, are people born between 1946 and 1961.
- Generation X, people born between 1962 and 1979.
- Generation Y, are the people born between 1980 and 2009.
Why do we call the last group Generation Y? I never did know, but recently a cartoonist explained it very eloquently
Learned something new today! -