Where did the phrase baby boomer come from?

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All the people born in the 50s (not sure the exact timeframe) were considered 'baby boomers' because of the sheer number of them. For some reason A LOT of women got pregnant at the same time...I guess there was something in the water
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Why are the baby boomers important?

Short Answer: Baby Boomers include a very large part of the population, but more to the point, since they have been around a long time and acquired a reserve of wealth young

Who are baby boomers?

Generation who resulted from the high rate of reproduction after men came home at end of ww2

What is baby boomers?

Actually, BabyBoomers was a term given to a generation that was born around 1945 - 1960. There WA sa bit of a population growth then and a boom of babies being born, hence the

Who are the baby boomers?

Baby Boomers are the generation of people born in the period following World War II from 1946 to 1964.

What are the baby boomers?

Baby boomers were the generation after World War II. Soldiers came home from the war and had lots of children, making the baby boomers the largest generation that the United

Who coined the phrase 'baby boomer'?

The phrase came out of San Francisco, California. It has beenthought it was Timothy O'leary to first use the phrase to giveinnocence to the drug culture. There was no "Baby-bo

Meaning of baby boomers?

People born after the troops returned from WWII are called baby boomers. There were so many of them as families had put off having large families during the Great Depression a

Where does phrase Sleeping like a baby come from?

It probably came about because when babies actually do sleep, they're very quiet. But if you think about it, what it really ought to mean is that you wake up every half-hour a

Are you tired of baby boomers?

Yes, and if I am tired, I'm not alone. We are millions who arefrustrated, it's because of the system they built for themselves.Babyboomers stick on thier jobs and control poli

Was Richard Nixon a baby boomer?

No- he was far too old to fit into that category, at least in the sense that it is used today. As, I understand it, the term refers to people were born soon after the soldiers

What age defines 'baby boomer'?

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What do baby boomer women want?

A education, a job you love and a salary you can live on, as safeplace to live, as many children as you can afford and want and/orhaving the choice of not have children if tha