Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1937 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 1937:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Robert 5.654 61,807
2 James 5.173 56,548
3 John 4.458 48,736
4 William 3.723 40,694
5 Richard 3.016 32,968
6 Charles 2.790 30,504
7 Donald 2.548 27,859
8 David 1.919 20,973
9 Thomas 1.808 19,769
10 George 1.686 18,426
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 5.051 55,639
2 Barbara 3.169 34,906
3 Patricia 2.436 26,839
4 Shirley 2.434 26,814
5 Betty 2.299 25,322
6 Carol 1.573 17,333
7 Nancy 1.549 17,067
8 Dorothy 1.504 16,573
9 Joan 1.388 15,296
10 Margaret 1.375 15,143