Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1944 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 1944:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 James 5.540 76,936
2 Robert 5.101 70,838
3 John 4.796 66,601
4 William 3.769 52,342
5 Richard 3.286 45,634
6 David 2.691 37,368
7 Charles 2.495 34,642
8 Thomas 2.275 31,591
9 Michael 1.925 26,733
10 Ronald 1.837 25,509
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 4.572 62,468
2 Barbara 2.868 39,185
3 Linda 2.811 38,403
4 Patricia 2.699 36,874
5 Carol 2.229 30,456
6 Sandra 1.904 26,021
7 Nancy 1.699 23,208
8 Judith 1.642 22,431
9 Sharon 1.641 22,427
10 Betty 1.446 19,754