Millennials. Time magazine warned us they were “narcissistic, overconfident, entitled, and lazy.” You’ve see them roaming open-office floor plans on hoverboards while simultaneously firing their bosses via sext. Heck, there’s a good chance you are one of them. Typically defined as the generation born between 1980 and 1995, millennials are tech savvy, tend to be self absorbed, and know how to use the front-facing camera feature on iPhones. But did you know that there were tons of millennials before we even coined the phrase millennial?
It’s true! It turns out a millennial is less of a generational designation first coined in Generations: The History of America’s Future, 1584 to 2069, and more of a propensity to swipe right on adventure and fulfillment. Check out these famous people who, believe it or not, were millennials!