1946 generation

What generation is 1946?

If 1946 is your birth year, then you are a member of the generation called Baby Boomers or simply Boomers. All representatives of this generation were born during the baby boom that happened right after the end of World War II. It was the largest generation before Millennials overcame it in 2019.

Want to know more about your generation? See our detailed article about Baby Boomers.

Popular names of Boomers born in 1946

RankMale nameFemale name
1James (5.3%)Mary (4.18%)
2Robert (5.1%)Linda (3.27%)
3John (4.8%)Patricia (2.87%)
4William (3.64%)Barbara (2.8%)
5Richard (3.57%)Carol (2.13%)
Percentage of total number of babies of the corresponding gender
Source: ssa.gov

Famous Baby Boomers born in 1946

  1. DONALD TRUMP, US President.
    Born on the 14th of June, 1946 (Gemini) in Queens, NY.
  2. FREDDIE MERCURY, Rock Singer.
    Born on the 5th of September, 1946 (Virgo) in Tanzania. Died on the 24th of November, 1991, at the age of 45.
    Born on the 6th of July, 1946 (Cancer) in New York City, NY.
  4. ALAN RICKMAN, Movie Actor.
    Born on the 21st of February, 1946 (Pisces) in London, England. Died on the 14th of January, 2016, at the age of 69.
  5. GEORGE W. BUSH, US President.
    Born on the 6th of July, 1946 (Cancer) in New Haven, CT.
  6. BILL CLINTON, US President.
    Born on the 19th of August, 1946 (Leo) in Hope, AR.
  7. CHER, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 20th of May, 1946 (Taurus) in El Centro, CA.
Born in 1946? Tell your friends that you are a proud Baby Boomer!