Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1929 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 1929:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Robert 5.401 59,799
2 James 4.707 52,109
3 John 4.705 52,089
4 William 4.317 47,799
5 Charles 2.703 29,921
6 Richard 2.671 29,571
7 Donald 2.454 27,170
8 George 2.078 23,010
9 Joseph 1.910 21,146
10 Edward 1.556 17,227
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.487 63,500
2 Betty 3.168 36,665
3 Dorothy 2.720 31,476
4 Helen 1.813 20,987
5 Margaret 1.659 19,199
6 Doris 1.426 16,498
7 Barbara 1.386 16,039
8 Ruth 1.384 16,017
9 Shirley 1.260 14,579
10 Patricia 1.177 13,627