Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1941 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 1941:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 James 5.319 66,714
2 Robert 5.120 64,226
3 John 4.584 57,500
4 William 3.809 47,782
5 Richard 3.117 39,102
6 Charles 2.609 32,725
7 David 2.435 30,544
8 Thomas 2.123 26,636
9 Ronald 1.945 24,396
10 Donald 1.803 22,618
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 4.658 58,023
2 Barbara 3.173 39,533
3 Patricia 2.962 36,897
4 Carol 1.941 24,184
5 Linda 1.904 23,723
6 Judith 1.871 23,312
7 Betty 1.678 20,901
8 Nancy 1.676 20,879
9 Sandra 1.565 19,501
10 Shirley 1.360 16,948