1985 generation

What generation is 1985?

If you were born in 1985, 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 1985

RankMale nameFemale name
1Michael (3.37%)Jessica (2.62%)
2Christopher (3.1%)Ashley (2.55%)
3Matthew (2.45%)Jennifer (2.31%)
4Joshua (2.19%)Amanda (2.12%)
5Daniel (2%)Sarah (1.35%)
Percentage of total number of babies of the corresponding gender
Source: ssa.gov

Famous Millennials born in 1985

  1. CRISTIANO RONALDO, Soccer Player.
    Born on the 5th of February, 1985 (Aquarius) in Portugal.
  2. JEFFREE STAR, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 15th of November, 1985 (Scorpio) in Huntington Beach, CA.
  3. BRUNO MARS, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 8th of October, 1985 (Libra) in Honolulu, HI.
  4. ROSANNA PANSINO, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 8th of June, 1985 (Gemini) in Seattle, WA.
  5. LANA DEL REY, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 21st of June, 1985 (Cancer) in New York City, NY.
  6. ANNA KENDRICK, Movie Actress.
    Born on the 9th of August, 1985 (Leo) in Portland, ME.
  7. RAVEN-SYMONÉ, TV Actress.
    Born on the 10th of December, 1985 (Sagittarius) in Atlanta, GA.
Were you born in 1985? Tell your friends that you are a proud Millennial!