Research Maniacs tracked all generations for more than a century and found that
someone born in 1940 belongs to the following generation:|
Here is more information about the Silent Generation and someone that is born in 1940:
The Silent Generation was born between two World Wars and many remember World War 2.
Like the previous generation, they have experienced good and bad.
Saving and rationing is in their blood. Hard working, family oriented and minding their own business defines this generation.