Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1987 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 1987:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 3.265 63,625
2 Christopher 2.795 54,460
3 Matthew 2.385 46,469
4 Joshua 2.052 39,990
5 David 1.887 36,771
6 Andrew 1.857 36,194
7 Daniel 1.840 35,851
8 James 1.674 32,621
9 Justin 1.616 31,489
10 Robert 1.551 30,225
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Jessica 2.989 55,984
2 Ashley 2.927 54,831
3 Amanda 2.230 41,783
4 Jennifer 1.745 32,690
5 Sarah 1.488 27,881
6 Stephanie 1.196 22,396
7 Brittany 1.186 22,221
8 Nicole 1.083 20,284
9 Heather 1.013 18,982
10 Elizabeth 0.993 18,602