Popular Baby Names 1960’s

Popular names of the period 1960s

The most popular name for males in the 1960s was Michael where public birth records show 833,212 men were named Michael, The most popular name for females in the 1960s was Lisa where public birth records show 496,979 ladies were named Lisa.
Males Females
Rank Name Number Name Number
1 Michael 833,212 Lisa 496,979
2 David 734,027 Mary 355,228
3 John 713,491 Susan 287,649
4 James 684,840 Karen 286,056
5 Robert 650,838 Kimberly 259,082
6 Mark 441,436 Patricia 231,152
7 William 421,489 Linda 225,426
8 Richard 373,950 Donna 213,457
9 Thomas 327,113 Michelle 208,289
10 Jeffrey 302,029 Cynthia 196,606
11 Steven 290,640 Sandra 183,836
12 Joseph 283,108 Deborah 183,428
13 Timothy 276,842 Tammy 182,214
14 Kevin 271,436 Pamela 181,935
15 Scott 266,878 Lori 176,555
16 Brian 258,184 Laura 174,174
17 Charles 249,425 Elizabeth 168,908
18 Paul 242,537 Julie 166,142
19 Daniel 242,071 Brenda 164,492
20 Christopher 237,181 Jennifer 164,405
21 Kenneth 227,527 Barbara 159,755
22 Anthony 203,164 Angela 159,269
23 Gregory 187,521 Sharon 154,896
24 Ronald 182,177 Debra 153,773
25 Donald 172,644 Teresa 151,781
26 Gary 166,030 Nancy 142,721
27 Stephen 152,237 Christine 139,330
28 Eric 152,227 Cheryl 135,641
29 Edward 143,993 Denise 128,819
30 Douglas 135,013 Kelly 128,063
31 Todd 128,756 Tina 126,391
32 Patrick 122,744 Kathleen 120,953
33 George 113,032 Melissa 119,203
34 Keith 112,593 Robin 118,322
35 Larry 108,588 Amy 116,785
36 Matthew 105,988 Diane 114,445
37 Terry 101,472 Dawn 114,294
38 Andrew 97,144 Carol 112,330
39 Dennis 94,977 Tracy 103,783
40 Randy 93,884 Kathy 101,125
41 Jerry 93,555 Rebecca 99,463
42 Peter 92,419 Theresa 97,117
43 Frank 87,173 Kim 94,383
44 Craig 84,717 Rhonda 93,604
45 Raymond 81,797 Stephanie 92,821
46 Jeffery 79,521 Cindy 91,589
47 Bruce 74,650 Janet 89,316
48 Rodney 72,187 Wendy 88,963
49 Mike 71,461 Maria 88,782
50 Roger 71,437 Michele 86,992
51 Tony 70,577 Jacqueline 84,387
52 Ricky 66,380 Debbie 84,205
53 Steve 65,646 Margaret 81,863
54 Jeff 62,087 Paula 80,508
55 Troy 61,413 Sherry 77,521
56 Alan 61,395 Catherine 76,792
57 Carl 60,795 Carolyn 75,262
58 Danny 60,722 Laurie 74,449
59 Russell 60,449 Sheila 74,073
60 Chris 56,367 Ann 72,078
61 Bryan 55,311 Jill 69,143
62 Gerald 55,302 Connie 65,283
63 Wayne 54,762 Diana 65,036
64 Joe 53,384 Terri 63,740
65 Randall 52,047 Suzanne 59,760
66 Lawrence 51,351 Andrea 58,406
67 Dale 50,431 Beth 58,386
68 Phillip 50,391 Janice 57,967
69 Johnny 49,836 Valerie 56,585
70 Vincent 49,487 Renee 55,811
71 Martin 49,111 Leslie 54,459
72 Bradley 48,735 Christina 52,783
73 Billy 48,459 Gina 52,368
74 Glenn 48,094 Lynn 51,932
75 Shawn 47,800 Annette 51,915
76 Jonathan 47,409 Cathy 51,624
77 Jimmy 47,394 Katherine 50,620
78 Sean 47,312 Judy 50,329
79 Curtis 47,244 Carla 47,899
80 Barry 47,223 Wanda 47,770
81 Bobby 46,393 Anne 47,768
82 Walter 45,928 Dana 47,705
83 Jon 44,884 Joyce 46,124
84 Philip 44,783 Regina 45,824
85 Samuel 44,257 Beverly 45,241
86 Jay 42,725 Monica 45,188
87 Jason 42,553 Bonnie 45,085
88 Dean 42,533 Kathryn 44,866
89 Jose 42,040 Anita 44,404
90 Tim 41,586 Sarah 43,909
91 Roy 40,033 Darlene 43,530
92 Willie 39,818 Jane 43,334
93 Arthur 39,618 Sherri 41,629
94 Darryl 39,191 Martha 41,035
95 Henry 39,139 Anna 40,905
96 Darrell 38,027 Colleen 40,674
97 Allen 37,709 Vicki 40,510
98 Victor 36,829 Tracey 40,289
99 Harold 36,740 Judith 39,782
100 Greg 36,451 Tamara 39,007
101 Albert 36,377 Gloria 38,587
102 Jack 35,601 Betty 38,393
103 Darren 35,044 Stacey 38,264
104 Ronnie 34,714 Penny 38,220
105 Ralph 34,181 Shirley 38,071
106 Joel 33,831 Victoria 37,731
107 Louis 33,382 Jean 37,280
108 Jim 33,203 Peggy 37,035
109 Micheal 31,969 Melanie 36,752
110 Marc 31,381 Joan 36,677
111 Frederick 30,771 Melinda 36,298
112 Eddie 30,580 Shelly 35,657
113 Lee 30,203 Stacy 35,528
114 Stanley 29,996 Virginia 35,343
115 Tommy 29,360 Marie 34,810
116 Eugene 29,308 Maureen 34,446
117 Tom 29,197 Julia 34,182
118 Tracy 29,177 Ruth 34,181
119 Howard 28,698 Ellen 34,137
120 Leonard 28,434 Tonya 34,072
121 Kurt 28,213 Shannon 33,851
122 Marvin 28,127 Heidi 33,743
123 Kelly 28,012 Joanne 33,356
124 Brent 27,166 Dorothy 33,008
125 Ernest 26,890 Rita 32,873
126 Dwayne 26,787 Gail 32,869
127 Aaron 26,084 Heather 32,704
128 Brett 25,842 Deanna 32,269
129 Rick 25,731 Holly 32,144
130 Benjamin 25,626 Rose 31,856
131 Bill 25,143 Vickie 31,762
132 Reginald 24,922 Carrie 31,170
133 Duane 23,763 Veronica 30,033
134 Juan 23,458 Yvonne 29,957
135 Fred 23,194 Becky 29,600
136 Melvin 23,084 Helen 29,094
137 Adam 22,942 Sylvia 28,609
138 Norman 22,748 Yolanda 28,443
139 Dan 22,713 April 28,304
140 Mitchell 22,680 Terry 27,632
141 Harry 22,666 Elaine 27,463
142 Jesse 22,614 Sheri 27,328
143 Carlos 22,395 Marilyn 26,998
144 Nicholas 22,383 Alice 26,956
145 Jerome 22,294 Jodi 26,875
146 Kirk 22,216 Rachel 26,797
147 Ray 22,189 Sheryl 26,060
148 Don 22,124 Jackie 25,892
149 Calvin 21,893 Jamie 25,700
150 Glen 21,883 Phyllis 25,697
151 Brad 21,360 Frances 24,995
152 Theodore 21,294 Crystal 24,973
153 Derrick 21,194 Joann 24,874
154 Karl 21,185 Eileen 24,869
155 Edwin 20,637 Shelley 24,858
156 Earl 20,371 Toni 24,839
157 Lance 20,041 Charlene 24,622
158 Francis 19,336 Kristin 24,353
159 Clifford 19,264 Sally 24,346
160 Kent 19,257 Charlotte 24,236
161 Derek 19,026 Kristine 24,124
162 Wesley 18,807 Jeanne 23,546
163 Alfred 18,653 Sara 23,044
164 Antonio 18,595 Tanya 23,026
165 Warren 18,562 Belinda 22,947
166 Andre 18,117 Carmen 22,878
167 Clarence 17,504 Sandy 22,711
168 Bernard 17,474 Evelyn 22,581
169 Kyle 16,586 Alicia 22,422
170 Tyrone 16,425 Sonya 22,291
171 Manuel 16,040 Lorraine 22,248
172 Luis 15,914 Jeanette 22,088
173 Chad 15,911 Yvette 22,088
174 Gordon 15,832 Loretta 22,071
175 Dave 15,771 Joy 21,757
176 Nathan 15,532 Sue 21,604
177 Guy 15,359 Norma 21,514
178 Kerry 15,287 Roberta 21,099
179 Daryl 15,265 Vanessa 20,984
180 Leroy 15,218 Shari 20,518
181 Lonnie 15,122 Jo 20,196
182 Perry 15,120 Natalie 19,566
183 Erik 14,771 Tammie 19,345
184 Maurice 14,644 Traci 18,705
185 Marcus 14,554 Gwendolyn 18,637
186 Alvin 14,505 Nicole 18,565
187 Gilbert 14,425 Felicia 18,552
188 Vernon 14,408 Melody 18,471
189 Alexander 14,189 Tami 18,445
190 Stuart 13,964 Shelia 18,443
191 Rickey 13,942 Marcia 18,423
192 Shane 13,933 Doris 18,191
193 Franklin 13,887 Kristen 18,041
194 Leon 13,823 Audrey 17,867
195 Gregg 13,791 Karla 17,716
196 Bob 13,788 Jody 17,670
197 Darin 13,743 Glenda 17,590
198 Leslie 13,722 Patty 17,520
199 Herbert 13,698 Amanda 17,177
200 Gene 13,697 Pam 17,109
Source: 100% sample based on Social Security card application data as of of March 2020. See the limitations of this data source.
Popular Baby Names 1960’s
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