Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1973 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 1973:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 4.204 67,851
2 Christopher 2.994 48,321
3 Jason 2.893 46,686
4 James 2.658 42,900
5 David 2.547 41,108
6 John 2.427 39,177
7 Robert 2.399 38,723
8 Brian 2.213 35,711
9 William 1.736 28,019
10 Matthew 1.521 24,549
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Jennifer 4.019 62,454
2 Amy 1.735 26,961
3 Michelle 1.733 26,930
4 Kimberly 1.514 23,529
5 Lisa 1.459 22,664
6 Melissa 1.447 22,486
7 Angela 1.345 20,897
8 Heather 1.245 19,351
9 Stephanie 1.110 17,255
10 Rebecca 0.957 14,873