They are called Baby Boomers for obvious reasons; they are the largest generation born in the United States .
Over 80 million babies were born from 1946-1964 making them the largest generation ever born in the United States.
This generation started exactly nine months after World War II ended in 1946 due to Americans desire to return to normalcy.
Lived during the mass production of the suburbs because this was the way to build a modest home with minimal financial strain.
Suburbia gave birth to the self-help era of advice books and magazine articles.
Consumer goods kept up with the age of the boomers. Whatever phase in life they were going through, it was well stocked on store shelves.
They fought for social, economic and political equality and justice for many disadvantaged populations like African-Americans, women, homosexuals, and other underrepresented race/ethnicities.
Lived through the Mickey Mouse Club and the rise of Elvis Presley to fame.
very focused and disciplined
competitive and goal-oriented
displayed good work ethic
independent and self-assured