1977 generation

What generation is 1977?

If you were born in 1977, 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 1977

RankMale nameFemale name
1Michael (3.95%)Jennifer (3.58%)
2Jason (3.25%)Melissa (1.63%)
3Christopher (2.73%)Amy (1.63%)
4David (2.37%)Jessica (1.51%)
5James (2.34%)Heather (1.45%)
Percentage of total number of babies of the corresponding gender
Source: ssa.gov

Famous Generation X members born in 1977

  1. KANYE WEST, Rapper.
    Born on the 8th of June, 1977 (Gemini) in Atlanta, GA.
  2. SHAKIRA, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 2nd of February, 1977 (Aquarius) in Barranquilla, Colombia.
  3. TOM BRADY, Football Player.
    Born on the 3rd of August, 1977 (Leo) in San Mateo, CA.
  4. GERARD WAY, Rock Singer.
    Born on the 9th of April, 1977 (Aries) in Summit, NJ.
  5. RHETT MCLAUGHLIN, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 11th of October, 1977 (Libra) in Macon, GA.
  6. DADDY YANKEE, Reggaeton Singer.
    Born on the 3rd of February, 1977 (Aquarius) in Rio Piedras, PR.
  7. ORLANDO BLOOM, Movie Actor.
    Born on the 13th of January, 1977 (Capricorn) in Canterbury, England.
Born in 1977? Tell your friends that you are a proud Gen X member!