Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1957 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 1957:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 4.238 92,705
2 James 3.851 84,235
3 David 3.765 82,360
4 Robert 3.735 81,711
5 John 3.610 78,975
6 William 2.597 56,818
7 Mark 2.414 52,816
8 Richard 2.396 52,407
9 Thomas 2.038 44,578
10 Steven 1.683 36,825
11 Charles 1.566 34,246
12 Joseph 1.454 31,804
13 Gary 1.349 29,507
14 Kenneth 1.282 28,038
15 Donald 1.274 27,860
16 Daniel 1.248 27,301
17 Ronald 1.243 27,183
18 Paul 1.234 26,984
19 Timothy 1.131 24,734
20 Kevin 1.110 24,284
21 Jeffrey 1.095 23,951
22 Larry 1.001 21,898
23 Gregory 0.981 21,452
24 Stephen 0.901 19,712
25 Edward 0.855 18,698
26 Brian 0.800 17,503
27 Anthony 0.779 17,032
28 Dennis 0.772 16,896
29 George 0.771 16,866
30 Douglas 0.764 16,723
31 Randy 0.753 16,462
32 Scott 0.720 15,744
33 Terry 0.714 15,624
34 Bruce 0.634 13,875
35 Jerry 0.607 13,268
36 Keith 0.568 12,428
37 Peter 0.530 11,588
38 Frank 0.515 11,269
39 Raymond 0.494 10,811
40 Ricky 0.483 10,566
41 Patrick 0.473 10,342
42 Roger 0.451 9,861
43 Christopher 0.410 8,975
44 Steve 0.408 8,917
45 Danny 0.403 8,812
46 Lawrence 0.400 8,743
47 Wayne 0.396 8,657
48 Alan 0.375 8,212
49 Carl 0.374 8,191
50 Dale 0.360 7,878
51 Gerald 0.347 7,597
52 Jeffery 0.343 7,502
53 Mike 0.331 7,237
54 Russell 0.330 7,217
55 Craig 0.323 7,063
56 Andrew 0.320 6,995
57 Joe 0.309 6,764
58 Walter 0.306 6,701
59 Randall 0.305 6,678
60 Eric 0.303 6,623
61 Johnny 0.297 6,495
62 Glenn 0.286 6,250
63 Willie 0.284 6,215
64 Billy 0.281 6,140
65 Roy 0.277 6,058
66 Arthur 0.277 6,056
67 Jack 0.275 6,025
68 Philip 0.275 6,006
69 Martin 0.273 5,961
70 Rodney 0.268 5,862
71 Tony 0.268 5,859
72 Barry 0.265 5,787
73 Ronnie 0.263 5,763
74 Henry 0.263 5,752
75 Harold 0.263 5,751
76 Ralph 0.261 5,711
77 Jimmy 0.259 5,669
78 Bobby 0.257 5,615
79 Phillip 0.254 5,552
80 Curtis 0.244 5,339
81 Stanley 0.241 5,267
82 Samuel 0.239 5,231
83 Matthew 0.239 5,220
84 Albert 0.230 5,036
85 Micheal 0.221 4,834
86 Louis 0.214 4,691
87 Rick 0.213 4,661
88 Jay 0.212 4,627
89 Howard 0.211 4,619
90 Darrell 0.209 4,574
91 Allen 0.202 4,428
92 Eugene 0.201 4,403
93 Dean 0.200 4,370
94 Leonard 0.198 4,324
95 Eddie 0.188 4,111
96 Jeff 0.187 4,090
97 Victor 0.187 4,087
98 Vincent 0.186 4,064
99 Frederick 0.183 3,996
100 Harry 0.173 3,794
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 2.913 61,092
2 Susan 2.191 45,946
3 Linda 2.122 44,499
4 Debra 2.037 42,716
5 Karen 1.935 40,580
6 Deborah 1.910 40,055
7 Cynthia 1.874 39,308
8 Patricia 1.872 39,273
9 Barbara 1.416 29,694
10 Donna 1.337 28,050
11 Nancy 1.312 27,510
12 Pamela 1.193 25,012
13 Brenda 1.160 24,323
14 Sharon 1.158 24,292
15 Sandra 1.085 22,761
16 Cheryl 1.080 22,646
17 Diane 1.053 22,082
18 Carol 1.044 21,897
19 Cindy 0.966 20,255
20 Kathy 0.965 20,232
21 Kathleen 0.941 19,741
22 Elizabeth 0.834 17,491
23 Janet 0.751 15,746
24 Teresa 0.747 15,677
25 Denise 0.722 15,142
26 Lisa 0.721 15,126
27 Debbie 0.686 14,379
28 Julie 0.650 13,636
29 Margaret 0.620 13,011
30 Robin 0.599 12,571
31 Laura 0.581 12,178
32 Janice 0.571 11,966
33 Carolyn 0.552 11,571
34 Rebecca 0.548 11,485
35 Kim 0.545 11,425
36 Theresa 0.533 11,182
37 Catherine 0.531 11,146
38 Judy 0.503 10,545
39 Cathy 0.491 10,308
40 Joyce 0.484 10,150
41 Christine 0.457 9,577
42 Kimberly 0.450 9,447
43 Diana 0.449 9,423
44 Ann 0.431 9,044
45 Lori 0.428 8,969
46 Shirley 0.422 8,845
47 Connie 0.418 8,762
48 Beverly 0.408 8,556
49 Paula 0.407 8,538
50 Betty 0.404 8,473
51 Vicki 0.386 8,099
52 Rhonda 0.383 8,037
53 Judith 0.382 8,019
54 Gail 0.378 7,935
55 Sherry 0.372 7,810
56 Jane 0.371 7,785
57 Darlene 0.371 7,779
58 Sheila 0.370 7,757
59 Wanda 0.367 7,697
60 Joan 0.362 7,584
61 Lynn 0.354 7,433
62 Peggy 0.352 7,378
63 Martha 0.351 7,366
64 Bonnie 0.345 7,243
65 Kathryn 0.344 7,207
66 Gloria 0.339 7,113
67 Jean 0.336 7,045
68 Terri 0.332 6,972
69 Rose 0.329 6,900
70 Vickie 0.326 6,842
71 Maria 0.322 6,760
72 Katherine 0.316 6,638
73 Laurie 0.312 6,547
74 Dorothy 0.305 6,403
75 Virginia 0.298 6,248
76 Valerie 0.297 6,225
77 Leslie 0.291 6,104
78 Rita 0.287 6,015
79 Michelle 0.285 5,984
80 Tina 0.279 5,858
81 Anita 0.277 5,811
82 Marilyn 0.274 5,738
83 Jo 0.273 5,724
84 Ruth 0.270 5,669
85 Ellen 0.266 5,579
86 Jennifer 0.261 5,481
87 Anne 0.261 5,478
88 Victoria 0.254 5,326
89 Angela 0.254 5,323
90 Phyllis 0.253 5,308
91 Jacqueline 0.252 5,286
92 Terry 0.251 5,260
93 Dawn 0.246 5,160
94 Joanne 0.243 5,106
95 Helen 0.239 5,015
96 Elaine 0.239 5,009
97 Annette 0.233 4,895
98 Marie 0.232 4,862
99 Michele 0.226 4,739
100 Jill 0.226 4,734