Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1946 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 1946:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 James 5.299 87,432
2 Robert 5.098 84,121
3 John 4.803 79,250
4 William 3.638 60,032
5 Richard 3.568 58,866
6 David 2.814 46,428
7 Michael 2.496 41,180
8 Thomas 2.355 38,860
9 Charles 2.315 38,200
10 Ronald 1.930 31,838
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 4.183 67,459
2 Linda 3.268 52,707
3 Patricia 2.871 46,296
4 Barbara 2.797 45,114
5 Carol 2.125 34,273
6 Sandra 1.965 31,693
7 Nancy 1.757 28,343
8 Susan 1.753 28,271
9 Sharon 1.725 27,823
10 Judith 1.383 22,305