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America’s Generations: A Cultural Summary

June 8, 2022  |

Back in the mid 1800s, Europeans created the idea that we each share something important with people born around the same time as us. Today, we often hear and read about Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, Millennials and Gen Zers. But how do we define the generations of our ancestors? Or my parents, born in the mid 1930s and teenagers during World War II? Or our children and grandchildren? And what about the micro-generations we hear about from time-to-time, like Generation Jones and Xennials?