Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1955 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 1955:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 4.227 88,279
2 David 4.127 86,181
3 James 4.028 84,128
4 Robert 4.007 83,671
5 John 3.832 80,021
6 William 2.869 59,912
7 Richard 2.563 53,517
8 Thomas 2.193 45,796
9 Mark 2.021 42,201
10 Steven 1.810 37,797
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 3.151 63,164
2 Deborah 2.610 52,309
3 Linda 2.558 51,268
4 Debra 2.521 50,531
5 Susan 2.364 47,388
6 Patricia 2.305 46,202
7 Barbara 1.676 33,590
8 Karen 1.657 33,207
9 Nancy 1.497 30,008
10 Donna 1.394 27,934