Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1920 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the United States 1920:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 5.170 56,918
2 William 4.556 50,156
3 Robert 4.422 48,683
4 James 4.353 47,925
5 Charles 2.572 28,311
6 George 2.443 26,897
7 Joseph 2.324 25,590
8 Edward 1.825 20,094
9 Frank 1.493 16,433
10 Richard 1.363 15,011
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.705 70,978
2 Dorothy 2.946 36,647
3 Helen 2.821 35,093
4 Margaret 2.250 27,995
5 Ruth 2.098 26,100
6 Mildred 1.452 18,063
7 Virginia 1.392 17,313
8 Elizabeth 1.279 15,909
9 Frances 1.277 15,881
10 Anna 1.172 14,581