Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1966 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 1966:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 4.401 80,008
2 David 3.654 66,437
3 James 3.586 65,200
4 John 3.578 65,047
5 Robert 3.264 59,335
6 William 2.105 38,272
7 Mark 1.915 34,813
8 Richard 1.896 34,466
9 Jeffrey 1.661 30,199
10 Thomas 1.596 29,009
11 Timothy 1.591 28,924
12 Christopher 1.533 27,877
13 Steven 1.524 27,705
14 Brian 1.500 27,270
15 Joseph 1.485 26,997
16 Scott 1.432 26,041
17 Kevin 1.408 25,592
18 Paul 1.297 23,583
19 Daniel 1.280 23,274
20 Charles 1.225 22,270
21 Kenneth 1.145 20,821
22 Anthony 1.134 20,624
23 Gregory 0.936 17,017
24 Ronald 0.933 16,956
25 Eric 0.906 16,475
26 Stephen 0.812 14,757
27 Donald 0.810 14,724
28 Gary 0.779 14,155
29 Todd 0.746 13,559
30 Edward 0.730 13,272
31 Patrick 0.683 12,415
32 Keith 0.639 11,612
33 Douglas 0.627 11,407
34 Matthew 0.594 10,807
35 Rodney 0.565 10,265
36 Andrew 0.563 10,240
37 George 0.547 9,941
38 Larry 0.479 8,711
39 Peter 0.472 8,587
40 Terry 0.465 8,455
41 Jerry 0.463 8,425
42 Jeffery 0.435 7,900
43 Frank 0.429 7,798
44 Dennis 0.428 7,787
45 Randy 0.427 7,763
46 Craig 0.426 7,741
47 Raymond 0.406 7,383
48 Troy 0.380 6,906
49 Tony 0.361 6,567
50 Sean 0.357 6,490
51 Roger 0.347 6,301
52 Bryan 0.324 5,893
53 Bruce 0.321 5,843
54 Shawn 0.315 5,722
55 Chris 0.289 5,255
56 Carl 0.287 5,225
57 Alan 0.272 4,946
58 Vincent 0.272 4,943
59 Wayne 0.269 4,888
60 Gerald 0.268 4,865
61 Russell 0.268 4,864
62 Darren 0.260 4,720
63 Danny 0.260 4,719
64 Ricky 0.258 4,687
65 Jonathan 0.257 4,670
66 Lawrence 0.256 4,652
67 Steve 0.254 4,619
68 Bradley 0.251 4,556
69 Mike 0.249 4,530
70 Randall 0.245 4,449
71 Phillip 0.243 4,411
72 Jeff 0.242 4,392
73 Johnny 0.240 4,366
74 Joe 0.238 4,335
75 Curtis 0.233 4,241
76 Jon 0.233 4,240
77 Jimmy 0.233 4,236
78 Martin 0.231 4,208
79 Jose 0.230 4,183
80 Billy 0.230 4,180
81 Samuel 0.229 4,168
82 Bobby 0.224 4,069
83 Walter 0.223 4,053
84 Dean 0.222 4,042
85 Dale 0.219 3,981
86 Philip 0.218 3,962
87 Barry 0.216 3,918
88 Darryl 0.210 3,816
89 Jason 0.208 3,774
90 Glenn 0.202 3,666
91 Jay 0.198 3,602
92 Henry 0.197 3,580
93 Willie 0.195 3,546
94 Roy 0.194 3,519
95 Darrell 0.192 3,494
96 Arthur 0.192 3,485
97 Allen 0.188 3,414
98 Tracy 0.186 3,377
99 Harold 0.183 3,321
100 Albert 0.182 3,302
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Lisa 3.242 56,912
2 Kimberly 1.836 32,229
3 Mary 1.645 28,881
4 Michelle 1.547 27,151
5 Karen 1.450 25,445
6 Susan 1.354 23,769
7 Patricia 1.146 20,117
8 Tammy 1.061 18,621
9 Angela 1.056 18,531
10 Jennifer 1.038 18,218
11 Cynthia 0.992 17,410
12 Donna 0.970 17,028
13 Julie 0.930 16,328
14 Pamela 0.926 16,252
15 Deborah 0.926 16,250
16 Elizabeth 0.905 15,886
17 Sandra 0.903 15,850
18 Linda 0.886 15,561
19 Christine 0.886 15,549
20 Laura 0.886 15,546
21 Lori 0.836 14,673
22 Melissa 0.812 14,258
23 Tina 0.791 13,890
24 Dawn 0.775 13,604
25 Brenda 0.757 13,295
26 Kelly 0.755 13,246
27 Barbara 0.748 13,125
28 Sharon 0.744 13,063
29 Teresa 0.742 13,017
30 Amy 0.741 13,003
31 Tracy 0.712 12,502
32 Denise 0.672 11,794
33 Nancy 0.668 11,719
34 Cheryl 0.667 11,713
35 Debra 0.641 11,255
36 Michele 0.609 10,686
37 Kathleen 0.598 10,493
38 Stephanie 0.579 10,165
39 Rhonda 0.558 9,803
40 Rebecca 0.557 9,777
41 Wendy 0.542 9,517
42 Robin 0.538 9,437
43 Kim 0.524 9,197
44 Maria 0.519 9,105
45 Diane 0.498 8,748
46 Theresa 0.496 8,702
47 Jacqueline 0.476 8,355
48 Carol 0.470 8,258
49 Jill 0.448 7,867
50 Paula 0.448 7,857
51 Sheila 0.410 7,203
52 Andrea 0.407 7,142
53 Sherry 0.398 6,982
54 Margaret 0.396 6,960
55 Catherine 0.396 6,956
56 Cindy 0.387 6,794
57 Janet 0.366 6,432
58 Gina 0.362 6,354
59 Kathy 0.360 6,317
60 Carolyn 0.349 6,120
61 Ann 0.341 5,993
62 Suzanne 0.324 5,684
63 Laurie 0.323 5,663
64 Diana 0.313 5,501
65 Beth 0.310 5,445
66 Renee 0.305 5,355
67 Christina 0.304 5,343
68 Dana 0.301 5,278
69 Tracey 0.292 5,126
70 Connie 0.291 5,106
71 Leslie 0.285 4,995
72 Terri 0.280 4,920
73 Debbie 0.276 4,843
74 Valerie 0.274 4,816
75 Monica 0.269 4,719
76 Stacey 0.261 4,585
77 Carla 0.257 4,506
78 Katherine 0.256 4,498
79 Annette 0.252 4,427
80 Janice 0.248 4,345
81 Lynn 0.245 4,308
82 Regina 0.245 4,294
83 Anne 0.237 4,157
84 Wanda 0.233 4,093
85 Sarah 0.230 4,037
86 Kathryn 0.228 4,007
87 Heidi 0.226 3,966
88 Anita 0.221 3,871
89 Shelly 0.220 3,859
90 Bonnie 0.219 3,844
91 Stacy 0.215 3,776
92 Colleen 0.213 3,745
93 Sherri 0.213 3,744
94 Darlene 0.212 3,724
95 Anna 0.209 3,667
96 Tonya 0.207 3,628
97 Judy 0.200 3,508
98 Tamara 0.198 3,480
99 Cathy 0.195 3,421
100 Joyce 0.194 3,397
100 Holly 0.194 3,397