If you were born in 1980, 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 1980
|Rank||Male name||Female name|
|1||Michael (3.7%)||Jennifer (3.28%)|
|2||Christopher (2.65%)||Amanda (2.01%)|
|3||Jason (2.6%)||Jessica (1.91%)|
|4||David (2.26%)||Melissa (1.78%)|
|5||James (2.12%)||Sarah (1.45%)|
Famous Generation X members born in 1980
- KIM KARDASHIAN, Reality Star.
Born on the 21st of October, 1980 (Libra) in Los Angeles, CA.
- CHANNING TATUM, Movie Actor.
Born on the 26th of April, 1980 (Taurus) in Cullman, AL.
- KATIE LEBLANC, Family Member.
Born on the 23rd of July, 1980 (Leo) in Oklahoma.
- NICK CANNON, TV Actor.
Born on the 8th of October, 1980 (Libra) in San Diego, CA.
- MATT SLAYS, YouTube Star.
Born on the 17th of July, 1980 (Cancer) in Pueblo, CO.
- SHAY CARL BUTLER, YouTube Star.
Born on the 5th of March, 1980 (Pisces) in Logan, UT.
- BILLY LEBLANC, YouTube Star.
Born on the 18th of January, 1980 (Capricorn) in Louisiana.