1997 generation

What generation is 1997?

If you were born in 1997, you are a member of Generation Z or Gen Z for short. Z is used in the name of the generation because it comes after generations X and Y. Lately, the term Zoomers is gaining popularity through the Zoomer Wojak meme that exploded in 2018. It is a wordplay on the short form of the name of Baby Boomers generation — Boomers.

Take a look at our full article if you are curious about Zoomers.

Common names of Zoomers born in 1997

RankMale nameFemale name
1Michael (1.88%)Emily (1.35%)
2Jacob (1.71%)Jessica (1.1%)
3Matthew (1.58%)Ashley (1.09%)
4Christopher (1.46%)Sarah (1.08%)
5Joshua (1.42%)Hannah (1.08%)
Percentage of total number of babies of the corresponding gender
Source: ssa.gov

Famous Generation Z people born in 1997

  1. KYLIE JENNER, Reality Star.
    Born on the 10th of August, 1997 (Leo) in Los Angeles, CA.
  2. JAKE PAUL, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 17th of January, 1997 (Capricorn) in Cleveland, OH.
  3. CAMILA CABELLO, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 3rd of March, 1997 (Pisces) in Cuba.
  4. TAYLER HOLDER, Instagram Star.
    Born on the 19th of August, 1997 (Leo) in Alvarado, TX.
  5. NASH GRIER, Movie Actor.
    Born on the 28th of December, 1997 (Capricorn) in Greensboro, NC.
  6. JUNGKOOK, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 1st of September, 1997 (Virgo) in Busan, South Korea.
  7. ONDREAZ LOPEZ, TikTok Star.
    Born on the 4th of April, 1997 (Aries) in Colorado.
Were you born in 1997? Tell your friends that you are a proud Zoomer!