1988 generation

What generation is 1988?

If you were born in 1988, 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 1988

RankMale nameFemale name
1Michael (3.2%)Jessica (2.68%)
2Christopher (2.65%)Ashley (2.6%)
3Matthew (2.29%)Amanda (2.05%)
4Joshua (2.13%)Sarah (1.48%)
5Andrew (1.79%)Jennifer (1.45%)
Percentage of total number of babies of the corresponding gender
Source: ssa.gov

Famous Millennials born in 1988

  1. SHANE DAWSON, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 19th of July, 1988 (Cancer) in Long Beach, CA.
  2. RIHANNA, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 20th of February, 1988 (Pisces) in Barbados.
  3. STEPHEN CURRY, Basketball Player.
    Born on the 14th of March, 1988 (Pisces) in Akron, OH.
  4. LILLY SINGH, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 26th of September, 1988 (Libra) in Toronto, Canada.
  5. ADELE, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 5th of May, 1988 (Taurus) in London, England.
  6. KING BACH, TV Actor.
    Born on the 26th of June, 1988 (Cancer) in Toronto, Canada.
  7. POPULARMMOS, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 25th of November, 1988 (Sagittarius) in Connecticut.
Were you born in 1988? Tell your friends that you are a proud Millennial!