1996 generation

What Generation Is 1996?

If you were born in 1996, you are part of Generation Z or Gen Z for short. Sometimes people in this generation are called Zoomers. This name got popular because of the Zoomer Wojak meme. It plays on the short name for the Baby Boomer generation — Boomers. The letter Z was picked for the official name of the generation as it follows generations X an Y.

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

Common Names of Zoomers Born In 1996
Data Source: ssa.gov
RankMale nameFemale name
1Michael (1.91%)Emily (1.31%)
2Matthew (1.6%)Jessica (1.26%)
3Jacob (1.59%)Ashley (1.24%)
4Christopher (1.54%)Sarah (1.1%)
5Joshua (1.46%)Samantha (1.07%)

Famous Generation Z People Born In 1996

  1. DAVID DOBRIK, YouTube Star
    Born on the 23rd of July, 1996 (Leo) in Kosice, Slovakia.
  2. RICEGUM, YouTube Star
    Born on the 19th of November, 1996 (Scorpio) in Las Vegas, NV.
  3. LELE PONS, YouTube Star
    Born on the 25th of June, 1996 (Cancer) in Caracas, Venezuela.
  4. TOM HOLLAND, Movie Actor
    Born on the 1st of June, 1996 (Gemini) in Kingston, England.
  5. LIZA KOSHY, YouTube Star
    Born on the 31st of March, 1996 (Aries) in Houston, TX.
  6. ZENDAYA, TV Actress
    Born on the 1st of September, 1996 (Virgo) in Oakland, CA.
  7. DOVE CAMERON, TV Actress
    Born on the 15th of January, 1996 (Capricorn) in Seattle, WA.
Were you born in 1996? Tell your friends that you are a proud Zoomer!