Most Popular Baby Names of 1953

Top Male Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
101 Vincent 0 3,166
102 Clifford -3 3,151
103 Darrell +6 3,139
104 Alfred 0 3,120
105 Dean -2 3,116
106 Victor +1 3,100
107 Jerome -2 3,086
108 Clarence -6 3,074
109 Jeffery +25 3,038
110 Jose +4 3,013
111 Calvin -3 2,945
112 Theodore -12 2,941
113 Rickey +27 2,846
114 Jesse -2 2,822
115 Ray -2 2,804
116 Gordon -6 2,781
117 Bradley +24 2,772
118 Tony +15 2,771
119 Bernard -8 2,742
120 Jon +15 2,713
121 Don -1 2,708
122 Dwight +1 2,688
123 Edwin -5 2,639
124 Warren -7 2,639
125 Herbert -10 2,616
126 Leroy -10 2,577
127 Kim -1 2,564
128 Benjamin -6 2,419
129 Glen -8 2,388
130 Matthew +12 2,374
131 Nicholas -4 2,359
132 Duane 0 2,337
133 Jonathan +6 2,336
134 Joel -3 2,296
135 Mike +1 2,280
136 Leslie -11 2,279
137 Leon -13 2,273
138 Lloyd -8 2,163
139 Dan -10 2,162
140 Alvin -12 2,103
141 Vernon -4 2,061
142 Garry +13 2,049
143 Gene -5 2,001
144 Marc +9 1,976
145 Jackie -2 1,966
146 Neil +1 1,932
147 Lonnie +1 1,924
148 Gilbert +3 1,905
149 Mitchell +8 1,889
150 Juan 0 1,885
151 Guy +1 1,884
152 Floyd -3 1,870
153 Lewis -8 1,855
154 Allan -8 1,851
155 Clyde -11 1,849
156 Donnie 0 1,788
157 Lester +1 1,780
158 Franklin +1 1,761
159 Wesley +7 1,730
160 Robin +43 1,724
161 Randolph -7 1,708
162 Leo +8 1,652
163 Karl +8 1,651
164 Brad +48 1,646
165 Reginald +12 1,640
166 Kent -2 1,634
167 Jimmie -4 1,625
168 Chris -8 1,570
169 Manuel -7 1,570
170 Lynn -2 1,550
171 Freddie +4 1,534
172 Harvey -7 1,534
173 Jim -1 1,532
174 Charlie -13 1,531
175 Milton -6 1,530
176 Bill -9 1,519
177 Kurt +2 1,517
178 Dana +5 1,501
179 Herman -5 1,409
180 Johnnie -7 1,399
181 Carlos +8 1,397
182 Arnold -4 1,384
183 Tom -2 1,378
184 Chester -4 1,377
185 Stuart +5 1,368
186 Gerard -2 1,364
187 Daryl +6 1,352
188 Fredrick +4 1,344
189 Rex -13 1,341
190 Ted -8 1,304
191 Roland -4 1,276
192 Darryl +8 1,268
193 Nathaniel -5 1,265
194 Alexander -8 1,257
195 Kerry -1 1,257
196 Cecil -11 1,251
197 Kirk +2 1,231
198 Maurice -7 1,224
199 Perry -3 1,222
200 Terrence -5 1,216
Top Female Names
Rank Name +/- Quantity Add
101 Sylvia -2 3,810
102 Michele +8 3,724
103 Laurie +12 3,689
104 Yvonne -1 3,687
105 Glenda -8 3,660
106 Sue +8 3,646
107 Michelle +17 3,634
108 Eileen -8 3,626
109 Dianne -13 3,621
110 Wendy -5 3,611
111 Lisa +16 3,604
112 Gwendolyn +1 3,514
113 Charlene -7 3,503
114 Jill +4 3,386
115 Jennifer -8 3,376
116 Terry +4 3,376
117 Colleen -9 3,375
118 Lorraine -9 3,310
119 Debbie +25 3,205
120 Angela +14 3,176
121 Joann -5 3,169
122 Norma -10 3,169
123 Stephanie 0 3,081
124 Julia +7 2,968
125 Louise -3 2,961
126 Claudia -15 2,858
127 Irene -6 2,798
128 Marlene -11 2,761
129 Carla +9 2,757
130 Terri +28 2,725
131 Andrea +2 2,719
132 Regina +7 2,708
133 Juanita -8 2,706
134 Renee +20 2,692
135 Geraldine -16 2,669
136 Gayle -1 2,666
137 Loretta -1 2,662
138 Dawn +27 2,639
139 Jeanette -2 2,608
140 Jan +3 2,606
141 Patsy -13 2,590
142 Beth +4 2,564
143 Annie -17 2,551
144 Marjorie -3 2,538
145 Annette +11 2,487
146 Kay -14 2,467
147 Rosemary -17 2,426
148 Sheryl +3 2,400
149 Vivian -7 2,350
150 Ruby -5 2,340
151 Joy -2 2,305
152 Lynda -23 2,305
153 Amy +22 2,303
154 Arlene -7 2,303
155 June -7 2,263
156 Delores -4 2,169
157 Penny 0 2,151
158 Sara +2 2,079
159 Lynne -9 2,039
160 Patti +39 2,031
161 Rosa +1 2,031
162 Toni +5 2,025
163 Melissa +38 2,007
164 Vanessa +139 2,005
165 Dolores -4 1,981
166 Audrey +2 1,941
167 Mildred -8 1,939
168 Shelley -4 1,936
169 Janis -16 1,867
170 Vicky +4 1,860
171 Yolanda +2 1,808
172 Josephine -3 1,795
173 Belinda -1 1,789
174 Lori +77 1,788
175 Rachel +10 1,776
176 Christina -21 1,775
177 Melinda +18 1,771
178 Roxanne +9 1,766
179 Paulette -16 1,759
180 Candace -9 1,752
181 Georgia -4 1,743
182 Kim +34 1,743
183 Jacquelyn -1 1,742
184 Jackie +6 1,728
185 Carmen -1 1,725
186 Lillian -8 1,657
187 Marianne +4 1,650
188 Carole -18 1,632
189 Becky +4 1,627
190 Edna -14 1,614
191 Esther -11 1,613
192 Veronica -3 1,613
193 Monica +4 1,598
194 Eva -13 1,594
195 Emma -16 1,590
196 Sherri +111 1,583
197 Janie -9 1,578
198 Pauline -12 1,568
199 Holly +15 1,563
200 Lydia +13 1,562