If you were born in 1972, 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.
Popular names of Xers born in 1972
|Rank||Male name||Female name|
|1||Michael (4.26%)||Jennifer (3.94%)|
|2||Christopher (3.12%)||Michelle (1.82%)|
|3||James (2.81%)||Lisa (1.71%)|
|4||David (2.77%)||Kimberly (1.63%)|
|5||John (2.58%)||Amy (1.6%)|
Famous Generation X members born in 1972
- DWAYNE JOHNSON, Movie Actor.
Born on the 2nd of May, 1972 (Taurus) in Hayward, CA.
- EMINEM, Rapper.
Born on the 17th of October, 1972 (Libra) in Saint Joseph, MO.
- NOTORIOUS B.I.G., Rapper.
Born on the 21st of May, 1972 (Gemini) in Brooklyn, NY. Died on the 9th of March, 1997, at the age of 24.
- HEIDI D'AMELIO, Family Member.
Born on the 4th of January, 1972 (Capricorn) in United States.
- SHAQUILLE O'NEAL, Basketball Player.
Born on the 6th of March, 1972 (Pisces) in Newark, NJ.
- SOFÍA VERGARA, TV Actress.
Born on the 10th of July, 1972 (Cancer) in Barranquilla, Colombia.
- BIG SHOW, Wrestler.
Born on the 8th of February, 1972 (Aquarius) in Aiken, SC.