You learn something EVERY day!
I've always wondered about this myself. Now I know!
Why do we call the last one generation Y?
- The Silent generation, people born before 1944.
- The Baby Boomers, people born between 1945 and 1962.
- Generation X , people born between 1963 and 1979.
- Generation Y, people born between 1980 and 2001.
I did not know, but a cartoonist explains it eloquently below...