1998 generation

What generation is 1998?

If you were born in 1998, 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 1998

RankMale nameFemale name
1Michael (1.81%)Emily (1.35%)
2Jacob (1.78%)Hannah (1.1%)
3Matthew (1.54%)Samantha (1.04%)
4Joshua (1.39%)Sarah (1.03%)
5Christopher (1.33%)Ashley (1.03%)
Percentage of total number of babies of the corresponding gender
Source: ssa.gov

Famous Generation Z people born in 1998

  1. SHAWN MENDES, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 8th of August, 1998 (Leo) in Toronto, Canada.
  2. XXXTENTACION, Rapper.
    Born on the 23rd of January, 1998 (Aquarius) in Plantation, FL. Died on the 18th of June, 2018, at the age of 20.
  3. BRENT RIVERA, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 9th of January, 1998 (Capricorn) in Huntington Beach, CA.
  4. TANA MONGEAU, YouTube Star.
    Born on the 24th of June, 1998 (Cancer) in Las Vegas, NV.
  5. PEYTON LIST, TV Actress.
    Born on the 6th of April, 1998 (Aries) in Florida.
  6. JUICE WRLD, Rapper.
    Born on the 2nd of December, 1998 (Sagittarius) in Illinois. Died on the 8th of December, 2019, at the age of 21.
  7. CORBYN BESSON, Pop Singer.
    Born on the 25th of November, 1998 (Sagittarius) in Dallas, TX.
Were you born in 1998? Tell your friends that you are a proud Zoomer!