I Am a Baby Boomer

Born after 1945 but before 1964 149 People

    Does anyone else remember the following,

    either as a poem or song ? I grew up hearing it as a child's song, in the 1960s. Midnight It is midnight It is midnight The sun is shining brightly and a car is racing slowly down the river It is summer It is summer Snow is falling lightly I am warm and yet I shiver I saw a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Dec 9, 2014

    A Baby No Longer, But Still A Boomer.

    I am one of the first generation of post-war children who came of age with no living memory of economic collapse or world war. I think I am fairly typical of that generation in that I have always felt that communication with my parents and other members of their generation was...
    will999 will999
    61-65, M
    Jun 21, 2012

    The Music Goes On And On

    I have been especially in-"tune" with music from the '50's -. The transition we BB-ers experienced is unparalleled, even today. My parents listened to the '40's music, my eldest brother was into the '50's music, so I was exposed to both of these. Then along came the newer sound...
    navyvet navyvet
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Jun 21, 2010

    If your P.E. classes in elementary,

    junior high or high school ever included the following record, you are probably a "boomer"...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 8, 2014

    Hi Fellow Boomers!

    Born in the early 1950's...I remember when cars had no seat belts and steel dash boards...no one wore a helmet when riding a bike, no such things as knee pads or elbow pads when riding a skate board...went to my little league games with 50 cents and after the game, could buy a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 16, 2013

    Born In a Boom

    What can I say~ My parents discovered me right after having twins a year before me~ Good thing abortions weren't legal or I'd be killed. My life is only half over and I am getting ready for the rest of it, lol. ~Duv
    Duv Duv
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Aug 15, 2007

    Me Too

    I wonder who makes up the terms and time lenghts for the generations? Baby boomers cover 46-64. Why not 66 for an even twenty yrs. Generation x covered maybe 6 yrs total, who decides the cut off dates. Who names them? Baby boomer makes sense because of the many birth's but...
    katysboy katysboy
    56-60, M
    5 Responses Jun 21, 2011

    There Are Just To Many Baby Boomer In The Life Or Time

    it look like every time you trun around some body is haven a    baby   they need to slow it down how is every things is babies   cost alock of money who in the world keep doing it over and over but if you got the money then keep doing it .
    susiehouston susiehouston
    56-60, F
    Jun 21, 2011

    Born In 1963, And,

    Brought home from the hosiptal in a 1957 Chevy!  (Love that '58, too there!).
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 23, 2009

    Feeling More Attractive As I Age

    I'm a baby boomer born in 1952. I look back on my life and wonder what was I so worried about. Rather silly now that I think about it. I've been to hell and back several times but am still standing and tall. Although not really tall. I'm only 5' 3". I've spent most of my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jun 21, 2012

    Baby Boomer

    You bet I was!!!!  I still remember when my dad wore his kaiki pants and shirts, starched to unbendable perfection.  Man, he was good.  A good soldier, in the Underground French Movement and whatever else they threw at him.  My dad, my mom.  Wonderful people.  I had a dad...
    Callalilly Callalilly
    66-70, F
    1 Response Jun 21, 2012

    13 Skills Us Boomers or Grandparents Have That You/Younger Gen Probably Don’t

    1. The ability to write legibly. Via philosophyofscienceportal.blogspot.com Let’s face it: Handwriting is basically over. Looking at old birthday cards from your grandparents makes them seem like professional calligraphers. Your handwriting, on the other hand, looks like...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ
    56-60, F
    1 Response Nov 15, 2013

    Fonna Is Also A Baby Boomer B. 1962

    Hello everyone!  nice weather we'e having here in NYC.  I just fed my two little puchies (chippa & kelly)about  3 hours ago.Now I'm getting ready to go out for a walk/ store window brouse/ come home & make dinner.  I need friends.  Even at my age I still have a lot to learn...
    fonna fonna
    46-50, F
    Jun 26, 2011

    Baby Boomer?

    It's was a very long time ago that I was a baby. Very long. I am 68 now and a product of a sailor over seas. I was born before this baby boomer thing got started, so it is said. But there was a baby boomer thing going on with the service men in other countries. I was born in...
    GreenKnight GreenKnight
    66-70, M
    Jun 22, 2011

    Sincerely ~ The McGuire Sisters (1955) (This

    is more my parents' generation, one of my mother's favorite songs. But I imagine some of the older boomers liked it as children ~ bb)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 17
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