Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1960 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 1960:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 David 3.967 85,928
2 Michael 3.888 84,210
3 James 3.549 76,865
4 John 3.515 76,128
5 Robert 3.341 72,376
6 Mark 2.712 58,741
7 William 2.278 49,352
8 Richard 2.011 43,555
9 Thomas 1.814 39,303
10 Steven 1.565 33,906
11 Timothy 1.407 30,481
12 Joseph 1.374 29,752
13 Charles 1.370 29,685
14 Jeffrey 1.331 28,832
15 Kevin 1.310 28,381
16 Kenneth 1.278 27,681
17 Daniel 1.199 25,967
18 Paul 1.184 25,645
19 Donald 1.049 22,729
20 Brian 1.015 21,996
21 Ronald 1.002 21,712
22 Gary 1.001 21,687
23 Scott 0.998 21,612
24 Gregory 0.938 20,324
25 Anthony 0.901 19,511
26 Edward 0.766 16,588
27 Stephen 0.751 16,264
28 Larry 0.738 15,991
29 Christopher 0.709 15,361
30 Douglas 0.700 15,152
31 Dennis 0.661 14,321
32 Randy 0.657 14,225
33 George 0.649 14,061
34 Terry 0.642 13,913
35 Keith 0.562 12,184
36 Mike 0.556 12,051
37 Jerry 0.547 11,838
38 Ricky 0.508 10,998
39 Bruce 0.506 10,950
40 Frank 0.497 10,761
41 Peter 0.495 10,724
42 Craig 0.495 10,719
43 Steve 0.492 10,654
44 Eric 0.486 10,536
45 Patrick 0.479 10,368
46 Raymond 0.449 9,718
47 Roger 0.417 9,035
48 Danny 0.397 8,607
49 Jeff 0.393 8,507
50 Alan 0.386 8,355
51 Andrew 0.379 8,213
52 Tony 0.369 8,000
53 Carl 0.360 7,808
54 Dale 0.355 7,686
55 Jeffery 0.354 7,662
56 Russell 0.345 7,475
57 Joe 0.338 7,313
58 Wayne 0.332 7,195
59 Randall 0.331 7,163
60 Tim 0.320 6,935
61 Matthew 0.320 6,930
62 Gerald 0.303 6,560
63 Chris 0.300 6,498
64 Lawrence 0.295 6,388
65 Johnny 0.285 6,184
66 Phillip 0.279 6,041
67 Billy 0.278 6,013
68 Rodney 0.270 5,853
69 Jimmy 0.269 5,819
70 Walter 0.266 5,765
71 Todd 0.265 5,746
72 Barry 0.265 5,734
73 Bobby 0.261 5,653
74 Glenn 0.257 5,560
75 Jim 0.256 5,549
76 Philip 0.255 5,514
77 Martin 0.254 5,496
78 Jay 0.249 5,384
79 Curtis 0.248 5,367
80 Roy 0.242 5,248
81 Willie 0.242 5,243
82 Arthur 0.240 5,201
83 Greg 0.235 5,090
84 Henry 0.229 4,965
85 Jack 0.227 4,917
86 Tom 0.226 4,901
87 Ronnie 0.225 4,872
88 Ralph 0.221 4,779
89 Bryan 0.221 4,778
90 Bradley 0.219 4,744
91 Samuel 0.217 4,709
92 Harold 0.216 4,677
93 Albert 0.212 4,597
94 Dean 0.209 4,520
95 Bill 0.208 4,502
96 Darryl 0.205 4,439
97 Jon 0.203 4,403
98 Vincent 0.202 4,382
99 Allen 0.202 4,373
100 Rick 0.195 4,221
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Mary 2.475 51,474
2 Susan 1.885 39,198
3 Linda 1.794 37,314
4 Karen 1.749 36,386
5 Donna 1.641 34,132
6 Lisa 1.621 33,708
7 Patricia 1.543 32,103
8 Debra 1.286 26,738
9 Cynthia 1.285 26,721
10 Deborah 1.215 25,270
11 Sandra 1.181 24,571
12 Barbara 1.175 24,443
13 Brenda 1.152 23,957
14 Pamela 1.062 22,098
15 Nancy 1.053 21,900
16 Sharon 0.982 20,425
17 Cheryl 0.920 19,125
18 Elizabeth 0.907 18,857
19 Teresa 0.906 18,834
20 Lori 0.898 18,686
21 Kathy 0.888 18,477
22 Diane 0.861 17,898
23 Carol 0.840 17,466
24 Laura 0.820 17,065
25 Debbie 0.820 17,054
26 Kimberly 0.811 16,858
27 Kathleen 0.774 16,091
28 Julie 0.773 16,075
29 Denise 0.724 15,069
30 Cindy 0.719 14,954
31 Tammy 0.688 14,312
32 Janet 0.685 14,251
33 Robin 0.672 13,982
34 Kim 0.600 12,474
35 Theresa 0.570 11,846
36 Margaret 0.547 11,368
37 Laurie 0.488 10,147
38 Rebecca 0.479 9,970
39 Michelle 0.476 9,898
40 Christine 0.475 9,881
41 Janice 0.462 9,619
42 Catherine 0.458 9,536
43 Carolyn 0.452 9,409
44 Rhonda 0.445 9,259
45 Cathy 0.439 9,139
46 Tina 0.439 9,129
47 Connie 0.427 8,873
48 Judy 0.426 8,862
49 Terri 0.420 8,745
50 Angela 0.417 8,681
51 Ann 0.417 8,680
51 Kelly 0.417 8,680
53 Diana 0.401 8,332
54 Sherry 0.400 8,313
55 Paula 0.388 8,068
56 Sheila 0.380 7,910
57 Dawn 0.376 7,813
58 Joyce 0.373 7,749
59 Maria 0.362 7,522
60 Beverly 0.356 7,395
61 Jennifer 0.348 7,241
62 Annette 0.343 7,136
63 Wendy 0.330 6,867
64 Lynn 0.329 6,852
65 Valerie 0.323 6,720
66 Wanda 0.321 6,676
67 Jane 0.317 6,585
68 Betty 0.313 6,505
69 Peggy 0.309 6,434
70 Shirley 0.308 6,410
71 Bonnie 0.307 6,393
72 Beth 0.301 6,259
73 Vicki 0.296 6,161
74 Judith 0.296 6,152
75 Darlene 0.293 6,101
76 Jill 0.289 6,019
77 Amy 0.287 5,971
78 Suzanne 0.287 5,966
79 Gloria 0.286 5,955
80 Katherine 0.283 5,880
81 Joan 0.283 5,879
82 Kathryn 0.282 5,869
83 Martha 0.280 5,830
84 Tracy 0.277 5,771
85 Jacqueline 0.272 5,650
86 Jean 0.271 5,640
87 Anita 0.271 5,636
88 Anne 0.271 5,631
89 Michele 0.270 5,614
90 Gail 0.260 5,418
91 Stephanie 0.253 5,265
92 Leslie 0.252 5,240
93 Renee 0.250 5,206
94 Ellen 0.247 5,138
95 Dorothy 0.244 5,076
96 Rita 0.242 5,027
97 Ruth 0.238 4,943
98 Rose 0.235 4,888
99 Joanne 0.234 4,874
100 Vickie 0.234 4,862