1958 generation

What generation is 1958?

If 1958 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 1958

Percentage of total number of babies of the corresponding gender
Source: ssa.gov
RankMale nameFemale name
1Michael (4.2%)Mary (2.7%)
2David (3.84%)Susan (2.19%)
3James (3.66%)Linda (2.03%)
4Robert (3.59%)Karen (1.86%)
5John (3.53%)Patricia (1.84%)
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Famous Baby Boomers born in 1958

  1. MICHAEL JACKSON, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 29th of August, 1958 (Virgo) in Gary, IN. Died on the 25th of June, 2009, at the age of 50.
  2. ELLEN DEGENERES, TV Show Host.
    Born on the 26th of January, 1958 (Aquarius) in Metairie, LA.
  3. MADONNA, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 16th of August, 1958 (Leo) in Bay City, MI.
  4. PRINCE, R&B Singer.
    Born on the 7th of June, 1958 (Gemini) in Minneapolis, MN. Died on the 21st of April, 2016, at the age of 57.
  5. ICE T, Rapper.
    Born on the 16th of February, 1958 (Aquarius) in Newark, NJ.
  6. TIM BURTON, Director.
    Born on the 25th of August, 1958 (Virgo) in Burbank, CA.
  7. PETER CAPALDI, TV Actor.
    Born on the 14th of April, 1958 (Aries) in Glasgow, Scotland.