These are Western Cultural Generations. Japan and Asia and portions of Europe will have their own generational definitions based on major cultural, political, and economic influences.
|The Lost Generation –
The Generation of 1914
|The Interbellum Generation||1901||1913||103||115|
|The Greatest Generation||1910||1925||91||106|
|The Silent Generation||1923||1944||72||93|
|Baby Boomer Generation||1945||1964||52||71|
|Generation Y –
The Millennial –
(*if still alive today)
Note: Dates are approximate and there is some overlap because there are no standard definitions for when a generation begins and ends.