Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1921 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 1921:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 John 5.117 58,230
2 Robert 4.638 52,779
3 William 4.557 51,852
4 James 4.372 49,749
5 Charles 2.570 29,242
6 George 2.414 27,469
7 Joseph 2.301 26,183
8 Edward 1.829 20,814
9 Frank 1.468 16,706
10 Richard 1.439 16,379
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.782 73,983
2 Dorothy 3.054 39,079
3 Helen 2.721 34,819
4 Margaret 2.224 28,462
5 Ruth 2.015 25,782
6 Virginia 1.487 19,027
7 Mildred 1.397 17,878
8 Betty 1.378 17,636
9 Frances 1.250 15,994
10 Elizabeth 1.235 15,804