1982 generation

What generation is 1982?

If you were born in 1982, you are a part of Generation Y or Gen Y for short. Members of this generation are commonly called Millennials. They are called like this because the first representatives became adults around the beginning of the new millennium. Echo Boomers is another name used for Gen Y because most Millennials are offsprings of Baby Boomers.

Check out our comprehensive article if you want to learn more about Millennials.

Common names of Millennials born in 1982

RankMale nameFemale name
1Michael (3.62%)Jennifer (3.15%)
2Christopher (3.14%)Jessica (2.51%)
3Matthew (2.44%)Amanda (1.89%)
4Jason (2.15%)Sarah (1.57%)
5David (2.14%)Melissa (1.43%)
Percentage of total number of babies of the corresponding gender
Source: ssa.gov

Famous Millennials born in 1982

  1. NICKI MINAJ, Rapper.
    Born on the 8th of December, 1982 (Sagittarius) in Saint James, Trinidad And Tobago.
  2. REBECCA ZAMOLO, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 28th of September, 1982 (Libra) in Martinez, CA.
  3. LIL WAYNE, Rapper.
    Born on the 27th of September, 1982 (Libra) in New Orleans, LA.
  4. PAUL WESLEY, TV Actor.
    Born on the 23rd of July, 1982 (Leo) in New Brunswick, NJ.
  5. TATI WESTBROOK, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 14th of February, 1982 (Aquarius) in Seattle, WA.
  6. JESSE WELLENS, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 25th of September, 1982 (Libra) in Philadelphia, PA.
  7. KEEMSTAR, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 8th of March, 1982 (Pisces) in Buffalo, NY.
Were you born in 1982? Tell your friends that you are a proud Millennial!