Generation XGeneration X
the generation of persons born in the 1960s and 1970s, the children of the baby boomers, often variously regarded as apathetic, materialistic, irresponsible, etc.
Origin of Generation Xpopularized as title of novel (1991) by D. Coupland, Canadian writer
The generation following the post-World War II baby boom, especially people born in the United States and Canada from the early 1960s to the late 1970s.
Origin of Generation XAfter Generation X a novel by Douglas Coupland (born 1961), Canadian writer
- Generation X′er
- the generation of people born after the baby boom that followed World War II, especially those born in the 1960s and 1970s