Most Popular Names

Here are the 100 most popular baby names in United States of 1968 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 1968:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 4.618 82,027
2 David 3.589 63,744
3 John 3.430 60,924
4 James 3.419 60,735
5 Robert 3.278 58,227
6 William 2.081 36,964
7 Mark 1.995 35,433
8 Richard 1.858 33,001
9 Christopher 1.772 31,483
10 Brian 1.686 29,955
11 Jeffrey 1.598 28,381
12 Thomas 1.546 27,458
13 Timothy 1.493 26,524
14 Scott 1.465 26,028
15 Steven 1.436 25,513
16 Joseph 1.430 25,401
17 Kevin 1.344 23,881
18 Daniel 1.240 22,023
19 Paul 1.232 21,882
20 Charles 1.214 21,571
21 Anthony 1.139 20,233
22 Eric 1.042 18,510
23 Kenneth 1.018 18,087
24 Matthew 0.892 15,838
25 Ronald 0.869 15,435
26 Gregory 0.868 15,414
27 Stephen 0.832 14,772
28 Todd 0.826 14,667
29 Donald 0.753 13,376
30 Patrick 0.735 13,053
31 Edward 0.692 12,293
32 Gary 0.674 11,980
33 Douglas 0.643 11,422
34 Andrew 0.595 10,561
35 Keith 0.556 9,871
36 George 0.528 9,386
37 Sean 0.518 9,194
38 Larry 0.463 8,231
39 Peter 0.458 8,131
40 Troy 0.450 7,985
41 Craig 0.443 7,871
42 Rodney 0.423 7,510
43 Shawn 0.421 7,478
44 Jerry 0.419 7,448
45 Dennis 0.417 7,401
46 Jeffery 0.407 7,221
47 Jason 0.403 7,157
48 Terry 0.399 7,096
49 Frank 0.389 6,901
50 Raymond 0.387 6,883
51 Bryan 0.352 6,252
52 Tony 0.331 5,880
53 Jonathan 0.327 5,812
54 Randy 0.322 5,717
55 Roger 0.292 5,184
56 Russell 0.287 5,098
57 Bradley 0.271 4,811
58 Jose 0.270 4,795
59 Carl 0.262 4,652
60 Darren 0.261 4,645
61 Bruce 0.253 4,492
62 Gerald 0.252 4,480
63 Wayne 0.240 4,263
64 Chris 0.239 4,251
65 Jon 0.237 4,213
66 Samuel 0.232 4,122
67 Lawrence 0.231 4,108
68 Martin 0.229 4,074
69 Johnny 0.228 4,052
70 Ricky 0.227 4,038
71 Alan 0.225 3,989
72 Vincent 0.224 3,986
72 Phillip 0.224 3,986
74 Danny 0.224 3,984
75 Curtis 0.217 3,850
76 Billy 0.215 3,814
77 Jimmy 0.214 3,808
78 Dean 0.214 3,806
79 Randall 0.211 3,753
80 Joel 0.208 3,686
81 Bobby 0.204 3,629
82 Philip 0.204 3,617
83 Walter 0.202 3,591
84 Marc 0.199 3,541
85 Joe 0.199 3,527
86 Darrell 0.194 3,451
87 Jay 0.193 3,435
88 Aaron 0.193 3,424
89 Steve 0.192 3,409
90 Jeff 0.185 3,282
91 Dale 0.184 3,261
92 Glenn 0.183 3,243
93 Mike 0.181 3,218
94 Roy 0.179 3,184
95 Henry 0.176 3,126
96 Willie 0.175 3,108
97 Kelly 0.172 3,058
98 Arthur 0.171 3,041
99 Benjamin 0.170 3,023
100 Allen 0.167 2,965
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Lisa 2.897 49,528
2 Michelle 1.943 33,204
3 Kimberly 1.867 31,909
4 Jennifer 1.571 26,846
5 Melissa 1.271 21,730
6 Mary 1.271 21,723
7 Angela 1.209 20,665
8 Tammy 1.173 20,050
9 Karen 1.144 19,556
10 Susan 1.142 19,514
11 Laura 1.096 18,742
12 Kelly 1.002 17,133
13 Amy 1.000 17,091
14 Christine 0.966 16,513
15 Patricia 0.925 15,808
16 Julie 0.922 15,753
17 Elizabeth 0.871 14,889
18 Tina 0.864 14,768
19 Cynthia 0.822 14,049
20 Pamela 0.821 14,029
21 Dawn 0.786 13,435
22 Lori 0.768 13,127
23 Stephanie 0.758 12,958
24 Donna 0.746 12,753
25 Tracy 0.746 12,747
26 Sandra 0.742 12,685
27 Deborah 0.719 12,291
28 Linda 0.665 11,369
29 Michele 0.656 11,215
30 Teresa 0.639 10,916
31 Wendy 0.627 10,710
32 Sharon 0.605 10,340
33 Rebecca 0.598 10,227
34 Brenda 0.582 9,940
35 Denise 0.578 9,875
36 Barbara 0.570 9,744
37 Cheryl 0.535 9,141
38 Debra 0.532 9,092
39 Nancy 0.524 8,958
40 Kathleen 0.511 8,731
41 Maria 0.489 8,365
42 Rhonda 0.483 8,264
43 Robin 0.479 8,183
44 Christina 0.469 8,010
45 Paula 0.447 7,636
46 Jill 0.440 7,522
47 Theresa 0.427 7,304
48 Andrea 0.414 7,084
49 Carol 0.414 7,077
50 Jacqueline 0.394 6,738
51 Diane 0.385 6,586
52 Sherry 0.376 6,428
53 Shannon 0.375 6,403
54 Ann 0.362 6,181
55 Stacey 0.360 6,148
56 Catherine 0.359 6,130
57 Kim 0.356 6,090
58 Gina 0.353 6,040
59 Sheila 0.335 5,733
60 Tonya 0.331 5,662
61 Carolyn 0.324 5,537
62 Heather 0.322 5,501
63 Margaret 0.318 5,440
64 Stacy 0.315 5,387
65 Renee 0.313 5,354
66 Leslie 0.309 5,283
67 Cindy 0.307 5,241
68 Monica 0.305 5,218
69 Suzanne 0.295 5,041
70 Dana 0.293 5,014
71 Diana 0.292 4,991
72 Tracey 0.288 4,928
73 Janet 0.283 4,835
74 Beth 0.279 4,766
75 Katherine 0.276 4,720
76 Kathy 0.274 4,678
77 Valerie 0.266 4,550
78 Sarah 0.262 4,486
79 Laurie 0.254 4,341
80 Tamara 0.252 4,306
81 Regina 0.251 4,296
82 Victoria 0.251 4,290
83 Terri 0.250 4,267
84 Kristin 0.242 4,133
85 Lynn 0.240 4,099
86 Carrie 0.233 3,979
87 Connie 0.232 3,958
88 Anne 0.229 3,915
89 Heidi 0.229 3,910
90 Melinda 0.223 3,812
90 Carla 0.223 3,812
92 Rachel 0.218 3,723
93 Yolanda 0.216 3,691
94 Sherri 0.213 3,643
95 Melanie 0.213 3,642
96 April 0.212 3,623
97 Shelly 0.210 3,595
98 Jodi 0.210 3,594
99 Anna 0.208 3,560
100 Kathryn 0.208 3,556