Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1930 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 1930:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Robert 5.502 62,120
2 James 4.776 53,931
3 John 4.642 52,418
4 William 4.185 47,256
5 Richard 2.849 32,173
6 Charles 2.820 31,839
7 Donald 2.572 29,044
8 George 2.016 22,766
9 Joseph 1.857 20,973
10 Edward 1.536 17,340
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.499 64,129
2 Betty 3.279 38,237
3 Dorothy 2.607 30,398
4 Helen 1.707 19,912
5 Margaret 1.573 18,349
6 Barbara 1.568 18,282
7 Patricia 1.350 15,747
8 Joan 1.327 15,475
9 Doris 1.325 15,453
10 Ruth 1.281 14,938