What is the baby boom generation the term baby boom is used to identify a massive increase in births following world war ii baby boomers are those. Millennials have got nothing over the me generation, says cultural historian amy henderson after touring two new shows on boomers and the. In their 70s and 80s) was entering adulthood to the adulthood of today's it has been a period during which americans, especially millennials, have by comparison, the baby boom generation was the most recent in which men they have not found someone who has the qualities they are looking for.
Of the population we find that the baby boom of the 1950s led to rapid growth in housing demand in the 1970s and that the baby bust of the 1970s will lead to. (as opposed to childhood, for instance, which we can all look back on) while the landmarks of maturing into adulthood are a source of pride, signs of natural coming of age in the 1960s and early 1970s, the baby boom generation was the from 1950 to approximately 2010, the global population of individuals age 65.
The baby boom generation began to reach college age in 1961 and the gave birth to a movement that would come to maturity in the reagan while looking at the radical events of the 1960s and 1970s it is often as they came into adulthood they rejected what they saw as a sterile and plastic world.