What generation is 1979?

If you were born in 1979, 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 1979? Tell your friends that you are a proud Gen X member!

Famous Generation X members born in 1979:

  • KOURTNEY KARDASHIAN, Reality Star.
    Born on the 18th of April, 1979 (Aries) in Los Angeles, CA.

  • KEVIN HART, Comedian.
    Born on the 6th of July, 1979 (Cancer) in Philadelphia, PA.

  • ADAM LEVINE, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 18th of March, 1979 (Pisces) in Los Angeles, CA.

  • PINK, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 8th of September, 1979 (Virgo) in Doylestown, PA.

  • SHERI EASTERLING, TikTok Star.
    Born on the 4th of September, 1979 (Virgo) in United States.

  • AALIYAH, R&B Singer.
    Born on the 16th of January, 1979 (Capricorn) in New York City, NY. Died on the 25th of August, 2001, at the age of 22.

  • COOPER BARNES, TV Actor.
    Born on the 15th of April, 1979 (Aries) in Sheffield, England.