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.
Popular names of Xers born in 1979
|Rank||Male name||Female name|
|1||Michael (3.78%)||Jennifer (3.29%)|
|2||Christopher (2.83%)||Melissa (1.98%)|
|3||Jason (2.81%)||Amanda (1.85%)|
|4||David (2.35%)||Jessica (1.61%)|
|5||James (2.2%)||Amy (1.25%)|
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.