Generations V W X Y Z in 2017

[3 Jan 2017] Here's a rough ready reckoner for the alphabetical generations for 2017. In the chart below, generations W and V are markers. The post Gen Z generation has not been named yet. Congrats millennials, you have made it to prime adulthood and almost middle-age. Time to get stuff done.

Generation Also Known As Born Age in 2017 Age Ready Reckoner
Z Post-Millennials 1995 - 2014 03 - 22 Kids
Y Millennials 1975 - 1994 23 - 42 20s to 30s
X MTV Generation 1965 - 1974 43 - 52 40s
W Boomers 1945 - 1964 53 - 72 50s to 60s
V Pre-Boomers 1925 - 1944 73 - 92 70s plus

Generation Childhood TV Milestones
Z 2000s - 2010s Post TV: The age of internet and social media
Y 1990s - 2000s Friends, Beverly Hills, Law & Order
X 1980s Cheers, Happy Days, Dallas
W 1960s - 1970s Lassie, Brady Bunch, Little House on the Prairie
V 1930s - 1950s Pre TV: The age of radio and movies