Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1976 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 1976:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 4.101 66,971
2 Jason 3.226 52,675
3 Christopher 2.770 45,239
4 David 2.405 39,277
5 James 2.346 38,316
6 John 2.081 33,987
7 Robert 2.071 33,814
8 Brian 1.869 30,527
9 Matthew 1.837 29,991
10 Daniel 1.514 24,724
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Jennifer 3.784 59,476
2 Amy 1.994 31,341
3 Melissa 1.596 25,092
4 Heather 1.540 24,201
5 Angela 1.403 22,045
6 Michelle 1.244 19,549
7 Kimberly 1.207 18,965
8 Jessica 1.169 18,374
9 Lisa 1.104 17,350
10 Amanda 0.992 15,591