Most Popular Baby Names of 1950

Top Male Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
101 Vincent +1 2,925
102 Leroy -1 2,839
103 Micheal +19 2,827
104 Jerome +1 2,824
105 Calvin +7 2,746
106 Don -8 2,713
107 Victor +10 2,713
108 Gordon +5 2,691
109 Bernard +2 2,646
110 Jose +10 2,637
111 Ray -2 2,632
112 Herbert -5 2,628
113 Mike -25 2,613
114 Jesse -4 2,608
115 Jay +3 2,579
116 Darrell 0 2,498
117 Edwin +6 2,489
118 Warren -3 2,473
119 Leon +2 2,431
120 Dean +9 2,335
121 Alvin +7 2,270
122 Gene -3 2,248
123 Benjamin +11 2,190
124 Nicholas +12 2,180
125 Glen +2 2,173
126 Leslie 0 2,136
127 Lloyd -3 2,119
128 Ricky +20 2,111
129 Dan -4 2,078
130 Joel +9 2,044
131 Bill -25 2,038
132 Juan +13 2,028
133 Lewis -1 2,028
134 Vernon +7 2,007
135 Lonnie 0 2,003
136 Clyde -5 1,987
137 Duane 0 1,961
138 Jon +6 1,943
139 Jim -31 1,928
140 Jackie 0 1,921
141 Jimmie -11 1,901
142 Floyd -9 1,892
143 Allan -1 1,891
144 Gilbert +3 1,883
145 Tom -31 1,824
146 Dwight +5 1,812
147 Harvey -4 1,812
148 Lester +1 1,762
149 Tony -11 1,758
150 Donnie +6 1,724
151 Charlie -5 1,676
152 Bradley +22 1,633
153 Franklin +2 1,625
154 Lynn +5 1,625
155 Freddie -3 1,617
156 Neil +5 1,605
157 Johnnie -7 1,591
158 Manuel -4 1,579
159 Herman -2 1,563
160 Leo -7 1,554
161 Milton -1 1,553
162 Randolph +9 1,550
163 Jonathan +1 1,539
164 Garry +1 1,538
165 Wesley +1 1,519
166 Arnold -8 1,508
167 Marc 0 1,507
168 Rick +2 1,490
169 Chester -6 1,379
170 Ted -1 1,353
171 Cecil +2 1,339
172 Karl 0 1,305
173 Matthew +4 1,304
174 Reginald +15 1,304
175 Rickey +16 1,302
176 Terrence +5 1,269
177 Claude -2 1,251
178 Chris -10 1,244
179 Guy +6 1,239
180 Kent +14 1,231
181 Nathaniel -2 1,229
182 Mitchell +8 1,226
183 Jeffery +13 1,218
184 Dana +8 1,201
185 Stuart -7 1,197
186 Maurice -3 1,195
187 Carlos -3 1,192
188 Roland -12 1,190
189 Alexander -9 1,165
190 Gerard +7 1,164
191 Fredrick +8 1,161
192 Oscar -6 1,104
193 Perry +2 1,096
194 Marshall -7 1,081
195 Sidney +13 1,077
196 Rex +11 1,069
197 Kerry +12 1,065
198 Wallace -5 1,062
199 Kirk +42 1,029
200 Ruben +2 1,026
Top Female Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
101 Rosemary -3 3,457
102 Geraldine -12 3,451
103 Charlene -3 3,446
104 Norma +1 3,411
105 Lorraine -3 3,345
106 Annie -3 3,332
107 Lynda -14 3,299
108 Vickie +16 3,284
109 Louise -5 3,255
110 Yvonne -2 3,244
111 Julie +2 3,145
112 Marlene -2 3,128
113 Gwendolyn +1 3,044
114 Juanita -7 3,029
115 Wendy +7 3,029
116 Valerie -7 3,025
117 Patsy -11 2,933
118 Jennifer +3 2,802
119 Julia -7 2,730
120 Loretta -3 2,723
121 Marjorie -5 2,697
122 Stephanie +6 2,644
123 Kay -4 2,626
124 Colleen +22 2,617
125 Rhonda +32 2,568
126 Claudia +1 2,536
127 Terry -12 2,527
128 Michele +7 2,500
129 Delores -3 2,461
130 Ruby -7 2,420
131 Jeanette -2 2,411
132 Arlene +2 2,390
133 Gayle +4 2,367
134 Leslie -2 2,330
135 Janis -4 2,296
136 Mildred -16 2,296
137 June +1 2,291
138 Vivian -2 2,268
139 Dolores -9 2,228
140 Carole -22 2,218
141 Jill +11 2,197
142 Andrea +2 2,194
143 Regina -4 2,168
144 Annette +7 2,132
145 Sheryl +3 2,113
146 Josephine -3 2,092
147 Sara +2 2,057
148 Angela +2 2,056
149 Robin +61 1,995
150 Paulette -25 1,952
151 Edith -6 1,951
152 Lynne +7 1,942
153 Georgia -12 1,941
154 Emma -7 1,898
155 Lillian -2 1,887
156 Rosa -1 1,885
157 Edna -15 1,854
158 Audrey +3 1,803
159 Joy +12 1,775
160 Carla +27 1,752
161 Penny -3 1,747
162 Esther 0 1,744
163 Pauline -7 1,741
164 Janie +1 1,730
165 Jacquelyn +25 1,727
166 Christina -6 1,725
167 Jan +13 1,721
168 Renee -2 1,693
169 Priscilla -15 1,674
170 Shelley +63 1,671
171 Wilma -4 1,655
172 Candace +2 1,646
173 Belinda +12 1,636
174 Michelle +39 1,635
175 Eva -5 1,622
176 Ethel -13 1,602
177 Beth +24 1,580
178 Clara -10 1,574
179 Yolanda +14 1,566
180 Lucille -16 1,551
181 Gladys -3 1,531
182 Bonita +4 1,527
183 Grace -10 1,510
184 Margie -15 1,472
185 Cindy +27 1,470
186 Carmen +3 1,456
187 Dianna -11 1,455
188 Rachel +3 1,455
189 Thelma -17 1,455
190 Florence -15 1,446
191 Dawn +18 1,412
192 Marianne +8 1,400
193 Bertha -12 1,397
194 Laurie +30 1,390
195 Bobbie -7 1,389
196 Veronica -4 1,388
197 Marion -15 1,386
198 Ella -21 1,380
199 Eleanor -16 1,373
200 Maryann -16 1,354