What generation is 1966?

If you were born in 1966, then you are a member of Generation X. Sometimes it is called Gen X or Xers for short. This generation had no defining moment in history that could be used to name the generation after. That is one of the reasons why X was chosen as a symbol for it. In algebra X is used to represent an undefined value.

Look at our in-depth review to find out more about Generation X.

Born in 1966? Tell your friends that you are a proud Gen X member!

Famous Generation X members born in 1966:

  • ABBY LEE MILLER, Reality Star.
    Born on the 21st of September, 1966 (Virgo) in Miami, FL.

  • ADAM SANDLER, Movie Actor.
    Born on the 9th of September, 1966 (Virgo) in Brooklyn, NY.

  • GORDON RAMSAY, Chef.
    Born on the 8th of November, 1966 (Scorpio) in Scotland.

  • LUKE PERRY, TV Actor.
    Born on the 11th of October, 1966 (Libra) in Mansfield, OH. Died on the 4th of March, 2019, at the age of 52.

  • JANET JACKSON, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 16th of May, 1966 (Taurus) in Gary, IN.

  • PATRICK DEMPSEY, TV Actor.
    Born on the 13th of January, 1966 (Capricorn) in Lewiston, ME.

  • JORDAN MATTER, Photographer.
    Born on the 6th of October, 1966 (Libra) in New York City, NY.