Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1959 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 1959:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 3.937 85,285
2 David 3.874 83,915
3 James 3.628 78,593
4 John 3.528 76,428
5 Robert 3.439 74,502
6 Mark 2.628 56,923
7 William 2.372 51,378
8 Richard 2.178 47,174
9 Thomas 1.860 40,284
10 Steven 1.551 33,591
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 2.621 54,473
2 Susan 2.002 41,599
3 Linda 1.944 40,410
4 Karen 1.769 36,765
5 Donna 1.754 36,460
6 Patricia 1.695 35,227
7 Debra 1.509 31,364
8 Cynthia 1.452 30,174
9 Deborah 1.422 29,555
10 Lisa 1.236 25,695